It is morally wrong to make a mother choose between treatment for herself and treatment for her newborn. It is morally wrong that people should be dying of AIDS when treatment is available.
It is morally wrong that babies are still being born with HIV when we know how to prevent it. It is morally wrong that children are still growing up as AIDS orphans.
To be a partner for women and girls against violence and injustice, you do not have to be experts on human rights or gender. You do have to be committed to always asking in your daily work: 'How can I better engage women and girls to understand what they need'
A society that cuts itself off from its youth severs its lifeline; it is condemned to bleed to death.
When the history of our times is written, will we be remembered as the generation that turned our backs in a moment of global crisis or will it be recorded that we did the right thing?
No disease group is as vast and complex in scope as the noncommunicable diseases (NCDs). Incorporating social determinants such as income and education, the NCDs call for an equally massive and comprehensive response
There are 1.2 billion adolescents across the world, 9 out of 10 of these young people live in developing countries. Millions are denied their basic rights to quality education, health care, protection and exposed to abuse and exploitation.
Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane.
“The early years in a child’s life—when the human brain is forming—represent a critically important window of opportunity to develop a child’s full potential and shape key academic, social, and cognitive skills that determine a child’s success in school and in life.”—President Barack Obama
“If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him.”—President JF Kennedy
"The true character of a society is revealed in how it treats its children. History will judge us by the difference we make in the everyday lives of children."—President Nelson Mandela
As a global health journal, IJMA Editors recognize the importance of indexing researchers’ published papers in major indexing and abstracting services. We are determined to meet these expectations. IJMA has been set up to meet the eligibility criteria for acceptance by indexing organizations, including scientific leadership, technology, peer-review, etc. Authors that have published in IJMA can bear testimony to the academic rigor and intensity of the IJMA review process. All these are put in place to ensure that we publish only papers that will meet the highest levels of rigor and advance the field of global MCH and HIV/AIDS.
IJMA is indexed in the following global journal databases:
- Directory of Open Access Journals,
- Google Scholar,
- Academic Journal Database,
- Open J-Gate,
- Index Copernicus
IJMA is also included in Research Gate which makes it accessible to the global-research community.
Future Indexing Opportunities
IJMA’s goal is to focus archiving and indexing at major scholarly services such as PubMed, Pubmed Central, MEDLINE, Scopus, Current Contents, etc. as soon as the journal matures and becomes fully-eligible for those relevant indexing databases. We will send out information and update this page as soon as those milestones are achieved.
Once IJMA is found eligible, we will work on ensuring that all articles published in the journal are deposited and permanently archived in PubMed Central, the US National Library of Medicine’s full text repository of scientific literature.
U.S. Library of Congress
As a requirement for the maintenance of IJMA’s International Standard Serial Numbers, all copies of IJMA are submitted frequently to the serial section of the U.S. Library of Congress (LOC). At the completion of every volume and issue of the journal, copies are submitted to LOC for archiving and preservation. This mandatory submission ensures that copies of articles published in IJMA are preserved in perpetuity by at the LOC.