Global Health: Reproductive Health

April 19, 2018
by Rebecca Kaplan, Poonam Daryani

The Pulitzer Center partners with organizations and universities to teach health practitioners, researchers, and students how to communicate with non-academic audiences.

April 10, 2018
by Seema Yasmin, Allison Shelley

Join the Pulitzer Center and McGill University Global Health Programs for a global health communications workshop featuring journalists Seema Yasmin and Allison Shelley.

Nika Ivanova, a young mother with HIV, spends time in her apartment in Moscow with her 6-month-old daughter, Yeva. Image by Olga Ingurazova. Russia, 2017.
February 26, 2018 / Politico
by Sophia Jones

Putin turned to the Orthodox Church to help consolidate his rule. And the Church cracked down on sensible approaches to sexually transmitted diseases. Now, Russia has a crisis on its hands.

Emergency care physician Rodrigo Lobo was the first to suspect a yellow fever outbreak in the area around Teófilo Otoni, Brazil. The city is about 460 miles north of Rio de Janeiro. Image by Mark Hoffman. Brazil, 2017.
February 15, 2018
by Zach Fannin, Jennifer Stephens

Pulitzer Center-supported journalists and student fellows screen films and discuss their global health related reporting, from climate change to domestic violence.

A sign from the October 2016 protests against the anti-abortion law. Image courtesy Iga Lubczańska/CC BY 2.0. Poland, 2016.
February 7, 2018
by Alex Cocotas

Alex Cocotas, a freelance journalist based in Berlin, reports on women's rights in Poland.

Czarny Protest. Image by Iga Lubczańska/CC BY 2.0. Poland, 2017.
January 26, 2018 / The Baffler
by Alex Cocotas

After historic protests in 2016, has the reality of women's rights in Poland improved?

January 9, 2018
by Rebecca Hersher, Allison Shelley

Join the Pulitzer Center and Global Health NOW at the 2018 CUGH conference for a workshop on ways to better communicate research and field experience to the public.

January 8, 2018
by Rob Tinworth, Ann Peters

Filmmaker Rob Tinworth screens his documentary "The Life Equation" and shares his reporting with public health students and faculty.  

Marina was addicted to drugs for 15 years. Image by Anna Nemtsova. Russia, 2017.
December 20, 2017 / The Daily Beast
by Anna Nemtsova

Designer drugs called ‘bath salts’ in the U.S. are dangerous to Americans, but addiction is epidemic among Russians, especially women. Many shoot up, and many contract HIV/AIDS.

The Irkutsk AIDS Center. Image by Anna Nemtsova. Russia, 2017.
December 5, 2017 / The Daily Beast
by Anna Nemtsova

From Moscow to Siberia, and after some 200,000 deaths in the last 30 years, Russia finally is mobilized to address the epidemic.

The operating theater at the Okene Zonal Hospital in Kogi State, Nigeria. Image by T.R. Goldman. Nigeria, 2017.
December 3, 2017
by T.R. Goldman

What does it take for a developing country like Nigeria to roll out a new healthcare protocol for newborns on a national scale? T.R. Goldman discusses the challenges this country faces.

Graffiti in support of 2016 protests against anti-abortion laws in Warsaw. Image by Alex Cocotas. Poland, 2017.
November 30, 2017
by Alex Cocotas

After a failed attempt to completely ban abortion, a look at the ongoing reality of women's rights in Poland.