July 18, 2014 /
Amelia Warshaw, Samuel Loewenberg
Many malnourished children suffer more from poor sanitation than lack of food. Simple things like hand washing, sewage systems, and public latrines could save millions of lives each year.
July 21, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jennifer Koons
The challenges of population growth, environmental degradation, food security, and even violent extremism can be traced back to issues with girls’ health, education and human rights.
July 16, 2014 / SciDev.Net
Meera Senthilingam
Tuberculosis is the leading cause of death in South Africa due, in part, to the high prevalence of HIV.
April 11, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jim Burress
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 / Untold Stories
Kenneth R. Weiss
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
Tomaso Clavarino
Although the Rwanda genocide is long over, the scars remain.
April 3, 2014
Allison Shelley, Allyn Gaestel
Allison Shelley and Allyn Gaestel report on the silent crisis of abortion in Nigeria.
April 2, 2014 / Untold Stories
Allyn Gaestel, Allison Shelley
Only 10 percent of married women in Nigeria use contraception, and almost a third face unwanted pregnancy.
April 1, 2014 / SportWeek
Tomaso Clavarino
Competitive sports helped erase the bloody past between Rwanda's Hutu and Tutsi.
April 1, 2014 / Untold Stories
Stuart Reid, Kenny Katombe
For decades, the Banyamulenge people of eastern Congo have found themselves foreigners in their own country. In January 2014, they met with Russ Feingold, the U.S. special envoy to the region.
April 1, 2014 / truthAtlas
Kem Knapp Sawyer, Jon Sawyer
Street kids are used to living from lie to lie—often penniless, some are orphans and others shunned as witches. In Kinshasa many seek refuge at ORPER where every child is considered "a jewel."
April 1, 2014 / BBC
Meera Senthilingam
A mother joins a trial in Cape Town to find out her risks of passing her drug-resistant form of tuberculosis on to her daughter.
March 28, 2014 / BBC World
Meera Senthilingam
What do you when patients with an airborne infectious disease are resistant to all drugs available to them? Hospitals in South Africa have limited resources and now patients are being sent home.

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