October 3, 2014 / Outrage and Inspire
Roger Thurow
In episode 2 of The Last Hunger Season film series, produced by Josh Courter and Guilia Longo Courter, Pulitzer Center grantee Roger Thurow chronicles the daily lives of Leonida Wanya's family.
October 3, 2014 / Untold Stories
Adiba Khan, Paul Nevin
"We are losing a lot of our women, who could support our economy, who are our mothers and sisters, you know, for no reason."
September 26, 2014 / Outrage and Inspire
Roger Thurow
In this episode of The Last Hunger Season film series, Andrew Youn talks about the beginning of One Acre Fund, its philosophy, and its work with farmers to conquer the hunger
September 26, 2014 / Untold Stories
Adiba Khan
In Kenya, improving sexual health education and providing girls and women with control over their own fertility are crucial in preventing maternal deaths.
September 25, 2014
Jessica Hatcher, Marc Hofer, Guillaume Bonn
Interviews and images from the field of Jessica Hatcher, Guillaume Bonn and Marc Hofer.
September 25, 2014 / Untold Stories
Adiba Khan
The sight of young mothers in Busia is not uncommon. Poverty and rape account for the high number of unintended pregnancies in the region.
Image by Paul Nevin. Kenya, 2014.
September 25, 2014
Paul Nevin, Adiba Khan
Kenya continues to lose 7,000 mothers to preventable deaths each year. If the solutions are known, why has there been so little progress in saving their lives?
August 14, 2014 / GlobalPost
Jessica Hatcher, Marc Hofer
Lake Turkana is the world's biggest desert lake, a vital source of life for humans and animals alike. But its lifeline is about to be cut by a push for development.
July 30, 2014 / The Guardian | Global Development
Jessica Hatcher
Prolonged dry spells push pastoralists to the brink of starvation as food prices soar and cattle raids spiral out of control.
Turkana, Kenya. Image by Guillaume Bonn. Kenya, 2014.
July 30, 2014
Jessica Hatcher, Marc Hofer, Guillaume Bonn
Turkana in Kenya’s arid north is the most important place you’ve likely never heard of, quintessential to understanding mankind. Now, Turkana has oil. Is it a pending resource-curse catastrophe?
April 10, 2014 / Untold Stories
Kenneth R. Weiss
Poor nations lag far behind their wealthier counterparts since the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development shifted the global focus from birth control to women's rights.
March 19, 2014 / The Lancet
Samuel Loewenberg
Aid to Kenya responds to the country's recurrent food crises but it fails to address the underlying infrastructure problems that could prevent such emergencies.
January 23, 2014 / The Economist Insights
Roger Thurow
It is Africa’s cruelest irony that her hungriest people are her smallholder farmers. Fortunately, we have seen a reversal of this neglect in recent years.

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