Health Care and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

By Tina Rosenberg and David Bornstein

A peer mentor for H.I.V.-positive pregnant women and new mothers travels through Lesotho on a motorcycle maintained by Riders for Health.

Welcome to Fixes.
This is a series about solutions, or potential solutions, to real world problems. It focuses on the line between failure and success, drawing on the stories of people who have crossed it.

Most of us tend to be better informed about problems than solutions. This presents two challenges: if we rarely hear about success when it occurs, it’s hard to believe that problems can, in fact, be solved. Also, knowledge about how to solve problems ends up being concentrated in too few hands. It needs to circulate more broadly so that it can be applied where needed.
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