General Conference 2016 Affirmed Next Global Health Initiative
Samuteb Memorial Hospital in Kapanga.
(Photo: Roman Hofer)
- Ensure safe births
- Address nutritional challenges and promote breastfeeding
- Advance prevention and treatment of childhood diseases
- Promote children’s health and wholeness
The program also will engage at least 10,000 churches in the United States to develop support systems for treatment, education, and disease prevention in their neighborhoods. Global Ministries will encourage churches to promote physical activities, promote a healthy diet and nutrition, provide education for tobacco- and drug-free living, and promote mental health education.