October 14, 2015 /
In rural Uganda, it often takes days to access basic medical care. Health centers are scattered throughout the country, but they are grossly understaffed and underfunded.
October 13, 2015 /
Uganda's referral healthcare system seems logical and practical—on paper. But what happens when a great concept does not have funding or resources for its execution?
October 13, 2015
In rural Uganda, lack of access to healthcare results in disability and death. What can be done?
June 29, 2015 /
In Mozambique, a country with 25 million people and fewer than 20 practicing surgeons. To fill the gap, it trains health workers to perform basic surgical procedures.
June 12, 2015 /
LGBTI activist and campaigner Edwin Sesange argues that London Pride organizers should overturn their decision to ban the UK Independence Party (UKIP) group from the June march.
June 9, 2015
Bridget Huber visited operating rooms in Uganda and Mozambique while reporting on surgery's place on the global health agenda.
June 1, 2015
Students journey across the globe to report on issues that matter—from migration to global health and indigenous land rights.
May 28, 2015 /
At a hospital in eastern Uganda, a new technique for treating infant hydrocephalus was born. Now it's showing up in operating rooms across the world.
May 13, 2015 /
Even after successful surgery, the stigma of disability and the stress of raising a child with special needs can corrode family ties and compound the effects of poverty.
May 11, 2015
Daniella Zalcman is one of the winners in an emerging photographers competition.