Global Health: Reproductive Health

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April 3, 2017 / Vimeo
by Rob Tinworth

What if there were an algorithm for saving the most lives?

At the University of Florida, Parkinson’s disease patient Russell Price undergoes surgery to implant a deep brain stimulation (DBS) lead
March 29, 2017
by Laura Bassett, Erik Vance

Join Pulitzer Center and Global Health NOW at the 2017 CUGH conference for a workshop on ways to better communicate research and field experience.

Project Last Mile aims to make contraception more accessible to women in the most remote, hard-to-reach villages in rural Africa. Image by Jake Naughton. Kenya, 2015.
March 27, 2017
by Laura Bassett, Jake Naughton

Join conversation about U.S. policy, public health and availability of abortions to women overseas with journalists Laura Bassett and Jake Naughton at The George Washington University Milken...

MIKE PINAY, Qu’Appelle Indian Residential School, 1953-1963. “It was the worst ten years of my life. I was away from my family from the age of 6 to 16. How do you learn about family? I didn’t know what love was. We weren’t even known by names back then. I was a number.” “Do you remember your number?” “73.” Image by Daniella Zalcman. Canada, 2016.
March 14, 2017
by Ifath Sayed, Jake Naughton

Pulitzer Center grantees Daniella Zalcman, Jake Naughton, Xyza Bacani, and Souvid Datta have been featured in Photo District News' 30 List.

The procedure room in the Kibera clinic. Often, abortions conducted at such facilities put women at great risk of infection, injury and death. Image by Jake Naughton. Kenya, 2015.
January 24, 2017
by Libby Allen, Laura Bassett

The Population Institute awarded Laura Bassett the Global Media Award for her story "Instruments of Oppression."

Aerial view of Mexico City and the World Trade Center Mexico City. Image by Isabel Izek. Mexico, 2016
November 28, 2016 / Untold Stories
by Isabel Izek

Large investments in Mexico’s healthcare system have yet to reap benefits. What are the barriers that hospitals funded by the federal government face?

Hospital Pediátrico Legaría
November 15, 2016 / Untold Stories
by Isabel Izek

On paper, all Mexican citizens have access to healthcare, but the level of care varies drastically.

A six-month old baby boy who is suffering from chronic seizures resulting from untreated gastroenteritis
November 14, 2016 / Untold Stories
by Isabel Izek

On paper, all Mexican citizens have access to healthcare, but the level of care varies drastically. Public systems put in place by the government falsely construct a universal healthcare system.

Ariel view of Mexico City and the World Trade Center Mexico City. Image by Isabel Izek. Mexico, 2016.
November 14, 2016
by Isabel Izek

Mexico is considered the most advanced of the developing countries. Yet access to medical technology is reserved for those who can pay for private hospital care, excluding many of the most needy.

November 10, 2016
by Adam Janofsky, Brandice Camara

Pulitzer Center students fellows report from all over the world. Join us for this photo exhibit of their stories.

Peru is among many countries undergoing rapid aging, with the proportion of the population over the age of 60 projected to rise from 9.2 percent in 2014 to 22.7 percent in 2050. Advances in medicine, improvements in sanitation and economic prosperity have led to longer life expectancies, while family planning has resulted in falling birth rates across the globe. In low and middle-income families, rapid aging can be a double-edged sword due to limited resource availability, deteriorating family support and i
October 5, 2016 / Viewfind
by Jordan Roth, kem knapp sawyer

Pulitzer Center student fellows travel the world to report on issues that affect us all—telling stories that might otherwise go untold. This exhibit features selected work by student fellows, shot on...

People in the Indian farming village of Dapegaon leave water jugs in line overnight and return at dawn to fill up before the daily supply of water runs out. The village relies on a single well, and shortages have worsened over the past several years as groundwater levels have declined. Image by Steve Elfers. India, 2015.
September 30, 2016
by Will Fitzgibbon, Eleanor Bell Fox

Reporting delved into range of topics: corporate responsibility and mining, vanishing water aquifers and farming communities, and the legacy of the 'population bomb.'