The structural inequities exposed and deepened by the Zika epidemic in Brazil are largely being borne by already marginalized women, who are now caregivers of children with congenital Zika syndrome.
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Magazine
An impoverished Ecuadorian community thrived in the 1990s making roof tiles—but their children paid a horrific price.
Studies report that many Indians choose to defecate in the open rather than use accessible toilets. Why is this?
In Peru, many older adults risk age discrimination and maltreatment, yet the phenomenon remains largely hidden. Will elder abuse become the crime of the century?
Varsha Ramakrishnan examines the tradition of dowry in India, as well as the related violence that may ensue regardless of a woman's social class.