#PODCAST: About 600 health workers face unemployment as USAID pulls funding

SABC News and Current Affairs — by Newsbreak Producer, Taliesha Naidoo, About 600 employees from KwaZulu-Natal-based research programme - Maternal Adolescent and Child Health Systems, MATCH, could lose their jobs by September. This is according to Director of MATCH - Professor Jerry Coovadia. MATCH is a community based primary health-care programme, funded by US Agency for International Development -USAID. Professor Coovadia says USAID is allegedly planning to stop millions of rands in funding without giving any solid reasons...