November 18, 2016
An unintended planet-wide experiment is underway–leading to warming temperatures and an acidifying ocean.
October 18, 2016
Photojournalist Neil Brandvold investigates the paralytic disease Konzo that has inflicted polio-life symptoms on thousands of the most impoverished people in Democratic Republic of Congo.
October 5, 2016
Konzo, a disease associated with irreversible paralysis It is caused by improperly processed or hastily prepared cassava, which can retain cyanide.
October 4, 2016 /
Global Health NOW
Little known in the West, the paralytic disease konzo has inflicted polio-life symptoms on thousands of the most impoverished people in Democratic Republic of Congo and other African countries.
September 22, 2016
Meet Beatrice Obwocha, a Kenyan journalist reporting on road safety.
August 31, 2016 /
Makorobondo "Dee" Salukombo, founder and coach of Project Kirotshe, explains the impact that this running program has on a group of youth in eastern Congo.
August 22, 2016 /
The Washington Post
We have about three weeks to prevent central Africa's yellow fever outbreak from sweeping through Asia.
August 17, 2016
Daniel Socha tells of program where kids' school fees paid if they participate in running club. One of those runners: a soft-spoken young 19-year-old woman who represented the DRC in 2016 Olympics.
August 17, 2016 /
The Northern Corridor is an economic artery for six East African Countries. Those countries have an ambitious plan to make it safer for truckers.
August 15, 2016 /
Health experts in Africa struggle to contain a massive outbreak of the deadly mosquito-borne infection.