April 23, 2015 /
Carl Gierstorfer
Scientific detective timeline tracing the origins of HIV nominated for best science website.
April 22, 2015 / Untold Stories
Matt Hongoltz-Hetling, Michael Seamans
Matt Hongoltz-Hetling looks at the protective gear that maternal health care workers wear in Sierra Leone.
April 16, 2015 / Thomson Reuters Foundation
Chris Arsenault
After several years of violence, Tuareg rebels said they were still not ready to sign a planned peace deal with the government.
April 15, 2015 / Valley News
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.
April 15, 2015
Erika Check Hayden
The courage and bravery of Ebola survivors and others fighting the disease give Erika Check Hayden hope that the world's worst outbreak of the disease can be stopped.
Image by Chris Arsenault. Mali, 2015.
April 14, 2015
Chris Arsenault
In 2009, Libya bought 100,000 hectares of prime territory in Mali in what critics consider a "land grab". With both countries facing instability: who controls the farm land now?
April 14, 2015 / Thomson Reuters Foundation
Chris Arsenault
Pulitzer Center grantee Chris Arsenault visits rebel-held Northern Mali where local warlords and international aid workers conduct business with a handshake.
April 14, 2015 / Outrage and Inspire
Roger Thurow
Pulitzer Center grantee Roger Thurow highlights innovative efforts in Uganda that can lead to achieving the goal of healthier children, mothers, and communities.
April 13, 2015 / Untold Stories
Erika Check Hayden
"What have we done?" ask doctors forced to decide how to care for possible Ebola patients.
Image by Michael Seamans. SIerra Leone, 2015.
April 9, 2015
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
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.
Image by Juan Herrero. Rwanda, 2015.
April 9, 2015
Tik Root, Juan Herrero, Wyatt Orme
More than twenty years after a genocide, a look the next generation of Rwandans and their place in a rapidly changing country.
April 8, 2015 / Narrative.ly
M. Sophia Newman
Khiyaam Frey has endured grief, trauma and imprisonment on his job interrupting gang shootings in urban South Africa. Can his insights into gun violence illuminate the American gun control debate?

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