December 4, 2015 / Untold Stories by Sarah Weiser

The reasons behind India’s shrinking family size are beyond population control.

December 3, 2015 / Huffington Post by Laura Bassett, Jake Naughton

Thousands of rape victims around the world undergo grisly and unsafe abortions because of U.S. policy. Obama could change this with a single executive action. Why hasn't he?

December 3, 2015 by Jake Naughton, Laura Bassett

A seemingly harmless restriction on U.S. foreign aid money has effectively blocked abortion access across Kenya. This project will explore the ripple effects that policy has on women's lives.

November 20, 2015 / Untold Stories by Kateri Donahoe

Laws about female genital cutting in Europe and the U.S. can benefit Malian migrants. But when they return home, there is palpable tension between their new lives and Mali's cultural beliefs.

November 19, 2015 / Huffington Post by Jennifer Koons

"We're trying to create a new normal." The struggle in Niger to help girls avoid early marriage.

November 11, 2015 / Rappler by Ana P. Santos, Veejay Villafranca

On occasions like All Souls Day when the nation pays its respects to loved ones who have gone on to the afterlife, Lot-Lot prays for those who passed on from HIV-related complications.

September 4, 2015 / Untold Stories by Luke Nozicka, Jennifer Gonzalez

Teenage pregnancy rates in the Dominican Republic are booming, and for many of the girls who live there it's about learning to become young mothers.

August 19, 2015 / NPR by Sarah Weiser

On NPR's The Takeaway, John Hockenberry talks to Retro Report producer Kit Roane about "Population Bomb."

July 2, 2015 / NPR by Ana P. Santos

NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with freelance journalist Ana Santos about her experience getting divorced in the Philippines.

July 2, 2015 / WBEZ by Ana P. Santos

WBEZ's Jerome McDonnell interviews Ana Santos, who describes the tortuous process of ending a marriage in the Philippines. For years, humiliation and hefty expenses stood between Santos and divorce.

June 26, 2015 / The Atlantic by Ana P. Santos

In the devoutly Catholic Philippines, divorce violates social and religious tradition. For those in unhappy marriages, the law remains rigid.

June 15, 2015 / Untold Stories by Jennifer Gonzalez, Luke Nozicka

To counteract the alarming number of pregnant teenagers, the Dominican Republic launched an initiative in January 2015 to implement sex education in public schools.