March 13, 2014 /
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
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
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 /
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.
February 24, 2014
As Uganda struggles with anti-homosexuality legislation, the growing LGBT-rights movement continues its fight against discrimination and criminalization.
November 15, 2013
"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 /
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 /
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
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
Joanne Silberner wins the 2013 Communication Award from The National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine.