February 26, 2015 / Foreign Policy
Ty McCormick
Less than three years after independence, South Sudan collapsed into bloody civil war. Could the United States, a crucial backer of the young African state, have prevented the violence?
February 23, 2015 / Al Jazeera America
Amy Maxmen
In some villages, disorganization and delay have meant that those under observation aren’t receiving rations.
February 22, 2015 / Untold Stories
Daniella Zalcman
An interview with LGBTI rights activist Jay Mulucha on life in Uganda after the Anti-Homosexuality Act was struck down.
June 4, 2010 / L'Internazionale
Marco Vernaschi
The Ugandan Police is hunting traditional healers who kidnap children to sacrifice them. And it's fighting against the greed of a new middle class, which rely on magic rituals to get richer.
May 31, 2010 / The Sunday Times: Spectrum Magazine
Marco Vernaschi
To access Marco's photo piece on child sacrifice in Uganda for The Sunday Times, users will need to sign-up for a one month free trial.
May 14, 2010 / Untold Stories
The Edge of Joy, Dawn Sinclair Shapiro
Dawn Sinclair Shapiro sheds light on the challenges Nigeria faces in its effort to reduce material mortality.
May 13, 2010 / Untold Stories
Summer Marion, Christina Maria Paschyn
General Scott Gration, the president's special envoy for Sudan, testified May 12 before the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.
May 13, 2010 / Untold Stories
Jamal Toye from School Without Walls in DC explores biotechnology in Africa.
May 12, 2010
Dawn Sinclair Shapiro, The Edge of Joy
As Nigeria works to “re-brand” itself from a post-colonial military state to a progressive African democracy, political, civic and professional leaders have recognized the most intractable problem...
May 12, 2010 / Untold Stories
The Edge of Joy, Dawn Sinclair Shapiro
In the U.S. 1 in 4,800 women die in childbirth. In Nigeria it is 1 in 18.
May 11, 2010
Nathalie Applewhite
Peace X Peace, a global network of women with women-focused e-media, fresh analysis, and from-the-frontlines perspectives that tries to amplify women's voices as the most direct and powerful ways
May 11, 2010
Lauryn and Janay from School Without Walls in Washington, DC report on Teenage Prostitution in the US.
May 10, 2010 / Des Moines Register
Philip Brasher
The bitter battle that seed giants Monsanto Co. and Pioneer Hi-Bred wage for the hearts and pocketbooks of farmers doesn't end in the United States. They're going at it in Africa, too.