A mother of two, Doreen has spent her whole life in Hakaloba — a small farming village in the Nalube area of southwestern Zambia. Growing up, she never had opportunities for higher education or formal training. She never had access to stable employment or a steady income. Now, Doreen works as a volunteer community health worker; fueled by determination and equipped with knowledge and skills on HIV, nutrition, family planning, and malaria.
Click on the photo essay below to learn more about Doreen's work and what it takes to distribute health commodities to rural areas in Zambia.