December 15, 2014 /
Erika Check Hayden
Ebola survivors who are medical professionals give back by caring for those whose lives are still at risk.
December 15, 2014 / Nature
Erika Check Hayden
Journalist Erika Check Hayden is in Sierra Leone tracking the Ebola epidemic. This is her diary.
December 15, 2014 /
Tom Hundley, Amy Maxmen
With the most promising vaccines in the fight against Ebola still months away, what can be done now?
April 9, 2010 / PBS NewsHour
Larisa Epatko
The village of Abyei had a population of about 30,000 when, in May 2008, violence broke out between government forces from the north and soldiers from the south, leveling the town and forcing the r
April 8, 2010 / PBS NewsHour
Larisa Epatko
In May 2008, long-simmering tensions between the Sudan People's Liberation Army of the south and government forces from the north boiled over into violent clashes in the town of Abyei, causing an e
April 7, 2010 / PBS NewsHour
Fred de Sam Lazaro
Decades of civil war in southern Sudan has have hindered the population's access to clean water and allowed some parasites to persist.
April 2, 2010 / PBS NewsHour
Larisa Epatko
Sudan's first multi-party presidential and parliamentary elections in 24 years are set for April 11, but with just days to go, the main opposition presidential candidate has withdrawn from the race
Tent frame in Abyei, Sudan, with a bird of prey, called a kite, launching from it.
March 26, 2010 / Untold Stories
Larisa Epatko
The people of Sudan have two important votes approaching: national elections next month in which they will decide whether President Omar al-Bashir should stay or go, and a referendum in early 2011...
East Africa: Access to Water
March 18, 2010
Fred de Sam Lazaro
In much of the developing world, women spend more time fetching water than any other activity in their day. For more than a billion people, the water they do get is unsafe.
March 18, 2010 / PBS NewsHour
Fred de Sam Lazaro
In Ethiopia, where lack of access to water is a significant issue, aid groups have found that local involvement in establishing water wells betters the chances that they will last.
João Bernardo execution
March 4, 2010
Nathalie Applewhite
Marco Vernaschi has won "Picture of the Year" and 1st prize in "Picture Story of the Year" in the Photographers Giving Back (PGB) Photo Award contest.
March 4, 2010 / PBS NewsHour
Fred de Sam Lazaro, Larisa Epatko
In February, NewsHour special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro and producer Nicole See visited a Doctors Without Borders hospital in a remote part of southern Sudan, where patients often walk f
March 3, 2010 / PBS NewsHour
Larisa Epatko, Fred de Sam Lazaro
As presidential elections and a vote on north-south succession approach, Zach Vertin of the International Crisis Group sat down with NewsHour special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro in Sudan to di