July 11, 2011 /
In an effort to vaccinate all children under five, teams of polio eradication health workers visit homes in Firozabad in Uttar Pradesh state. Areas with poor sanitation are considered high-risk.
June 24, 2011 /
Meet the strong-stomached scientists trudging through human excrement to find the small, puzzling group of people who may undo the hard-fought gains of polio eradication.
June 16, 2011 /
Stephanie Sinclair shares the experiences child brides face. She discusses the need for their voices to be heard and the challenges she faced as a journalist who witnessed their struggles and abuse.
June 16, 2011
Polioviruses have been nearly eradicated. But scientists worry their gains face a left-field threat: After vaccination, some people excrete the virus for years.
June 8, 2011
Stephanie Sinclair and Cynthia Gorney discuss the phenomenon of child marriage on NPR's All Things Considered.
June 7, 2011 /
Over the past eight years, photographer Stephanie Sinclair has investigated the phenomenon of child marriage around the world. Her multimedia presentation synthesizes this body of work into a...
May 26, 2011
New Nieman-Pulitzer Center Global Health Fellows selected from U.S., India to join Class of 2012.
May 20, 2011
Throughout the world, more than 51 million girls below the age of 18 are currently married. This harmful traditional practice spans continents, language, religion and caste.
December 29, 2010 /
In New Delhi, a rising population is straining water resources, making having enough of the basic resource anything but guaranteed.
December 27, 2010 /
Correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro introduces a series of reports on global population.