April 21, 2014 /
Al Jazeera America
Businessmen call them ‘distressed debt’ investments. Critics call them "vulture funds" and say they exploit poor countries.
April 18, 2014 /
The New Republic
In Rwanda, tens of thousands of amputees serve as living reminders of the 1994 genocide.
April 16, 2014 /
What happens to an aid-dependent country when the tap suddenly runs dry? See for yourself, as Aaron Ross and Rijasolo hit the road in Madagascar.
April 14, 2014 /
An interview with Pepe Julian Onziema, one of the leading LGBT rights activists in Uganda working to fight the recently passed Anti-Homosexuality Act.
April 14, 2014
Years after the end of brutal, decades-long civil war, Liberia has little in terms of a mental health infrastructure. But the need is great, and progress is painstakingly slow
April 11, 2014 /
Through first-person accounts and photographs, reporter Jim Burress presents an audio slideshow of Liberia's efforts to build a mental health infrastructure.
April 10, 2014 /
Poor nations lag far behind their wealthier counterparts since the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development shifted the global focus from birth control to women's rights.
April 9, 2014 /
Corriere Della Sera
Although the Rwanda genocide is long over, the scars remain.
April 3, 2014
Allison Shelley and Allyn Gaestel report on the silent crisis of abortion in Nigeria.
April 2, 2014 /
Only 10 percent of married women in Nigeria use contraception, and almost a third face unwanted pregnancy.