April 22, 2015 / Untold Stories by Matt Hongoltz-Hetling, Michael Seamans

Matt Hongoltz-Hetling looks at the protective gear that maternal health care workers wear in Sierra Leone.

April 15, 2015 / Valley News by Matt Hongoltz-Hetling, Michael Seamans

Trying to convey the humanity of the Freetown residents who use their heads to transport goods safely through the chaotic streets.

Image by Michael Seamans. SIerra Leone, 2015.
April 9, 2015 by Matt Hongoltz-Hetling, Michael Seamans

Forced to choose between corrupt government clinics and faith healers, Sierra Leone's pregnant women and their infants are dying in record numbers. One doctor may have the solution.

April 9, 2015 / USA Today by Matt Hongoltz-Hetling, Michael Seamans

Although one of this country's poorest districts has been Ebola-free for six weeks, the deadly virus continues to mask or hamper other health issues for pregnant women and newborns here.

March 17, 2015 / Global Health NOW by Jennifer Gonzalez, Luke Nozicka

In the Dominican Republic, doctors often clash with education and religion over the use of contraceptives, contributing to the country's high number of pregnant teenagers.

March 9, 2015 / Women Deliver by Allyn Gaestel, Jina Moore

Three Pulitzer Center-supported journalists make Women Deliver's list of favorite journalists who deliver for women and children.

January 19, 2015 / Foreign Policy by Tom Hundley, Ana P. Santos

Welcome to the Philippines, home to philandering politicians, millions of “illegitimate” children, and marital laws that make Italy look liberal.

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

In the mountainous regions of the Dominican Republic teen pregnancy is everywhere and mothers’ partners are commonly older.

January 4, 2015 by Jennifer Gonzalez, Luke Nozicka

As teen pregnancy rates are slowly decreasing in the United States, rates in the Dominican Republic are double the world average, with 1 of 10 teen girls becoming pregnant in 2013.

November 6, 2014 / Boston Review by Tom Hundley

In Indonesia, while public opinion and the law take a consistently rigid stance against abortion, Islam offers a much more pragmatic approach.

October 14, 2014 / The Washington Post by Tom Hundley, Ana P. Santos

As it stands, tens of thousands in the Philippines are stuck in difficult or dysfunctional marriages, torn between the teachings of their faith and a humiliating legal limbo.

October 3, 2014 / Untold Stories by 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."