May 29, 2014 /
Drug-resistant TB is on the rise, with some strains immune to all major drugs.
May 27, 2014
In February, Pulitzer Center grantee Josh Hammer boarded a UN flight to Kidal, becoming the first journalist to visit the bleak outpost in the Malian desert since last November.
May 27, 2014 /
Ethiopia is a country in a hurry—and under construction.
May 22, 2014 /
The New York Review of Books
Josh Hammer documents a deteriorating situation in Mali following the 2012 coup and subsequent takeover by Islamic militants of a large chunk of the country’s north.
May 21, 2014 /
After a reporting project in Madagascar, Aaron reflects on the challenge for journalists of getting Africa "right."
May 19, 2014
Photographer Robin Hammond honored for his focus on mental health in Africa, student fellow Varsha Ramakrishnan for her reporting on dowry violence in India.
May 18, 2014 /
Los Angeles Review of Books
A look at the intersection of morality, fertility and abortion: From mega-churches to store-front parishes, religion is big in Nigeria's biggest city.
May 16, 2014 /
How Uganda's fight against disease is undermined by the country's lack of infrastructure, a low priority for both government and donors.
May 15, 2014 /
In Nigeria, birth control is stigmatized, misunderstood, and inaccessible—especially for youth. Abortion is legal only when the life of a mother is endangered. But at least 760,000 occur every year.
May 5, 2014
The 1,000-day period from the beginning of pregnancy to a child’s second birthday influences an individual’s ability to grow, learn, and work.