April 14, 2014 / Untold Stories
Daniella Zalcman
An interview with Pepe Julian Onziema, one of the leading LGBT rights activists in Uganda working to fight the recently passed Anti-Homosexuality Act.
Image by Sam Loewenberg. Uganda, 2014.
March 21, 2014 /
Samuel Loewenberg
Uganda has a sanitation crisis, and it will take innovative solutions to help this country suffering from its own waste, where only 30 percent of the population has access to improved sanitation.
March 21, 2014 / Al Jazeera America
Samuel Loewenberg
More than two-thirds of Kampala's residents rely on pit latrines—and they are overflowing, spreading muck and disease. Entrepreneurs are trying to save the day, and make some money at the same time.
March 13, 2014 / Vocativ
Daniella Zalcman
In Kampala even the most outspoken activists from the LGBT community are forced to lead double lives when their very existence is illegal.
March 3, 2014
Tom Hundley
A government crackdown against dissidents? No, this is a government crackdown against sexual orientation. Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni last week signed a law that criminalizes homosexual acts.
February 27, 2014 / The Wall Street Journal
Daniella Zalcman
A look at Uganda's LGBT community as the country waited for President Museveni to make a decision on the anti-homosexuality bill.
February 25, 2014 / CNN
Daniella Zalcman
When their sexuality (and their very existence) is illegal, these couples can only be together behind closed doors. This is a look at Uganda's secret LGBT relationships.
Image by Daniella Zalcman. Uganda, 2014.
February 24, 2014
Daniella Zalcman
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has signed the country's anti-homosexuality bill, presenting a growing threat to LGBT individuals.
November 15, 2013
Amanda Ottaway, Roger Thurow
"Some people talk about feeding the planet. I talk about nourishing it," Pulitzer Center grantee told Springside Chestnut Hill students in a talk at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center.
November 5, 2013 / NPR
Joanne Silberner
We're used to hearing about malaria, even HIV/AIDS when it comes to health concerns of Africa. But it might surprise you to know that cancer is growing as a leading cause of death.
October 8, 2013 / Untold Stories
Roger Thurow
This is how communities spread the word about the importance of good nutrition in improving maternal and infant health in Uganda, India, Guatemala or Chicago.
September 18, 2013
Paris Achenbach, Joanne Silberner
Joanne Silberner wins another award, the 2013 Victor Cohn Prize for Excellence in Medical Science Reporting, for her reporting and radio series on cancer in the developing world.
September 5, 2013
Rebecca Gibian, Joanne Silberner
Joanne Silberner wins the 2013 Communication Award from The National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine.

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