September 29, 2014 /
Tom Hundley
In Ethiopia new discoveries of ancient tools are raising questions as to the origins of homo sapiens—and as to our future fate.
September 26, 2014 / Untold Stories
Adiba Khan
In Kenya, improving sexual health education and providing girls and women with control over their own fertility are crucial in preventing maternal deaths.
September 25, 2014 /
Jessica Hatcher, Marc Hofer
Interviews and images from the field of Jessica Hatcher, Guillaume Bonn and Marc Hofer.
July 18, 2014 / SciDev.Net
Meera Senthilingam
South Africa faces an increasing battle against drug-resistant tuberculosis and reducing transmission is becoming a key component of disease control. This slideshow explores the problem in Cape Town.
July 18, 2014
Amelia Warshaw, Samuel Loewenberg, Tecee Boley, Diksha Bali, Kem Knapp Sawyer
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 15, 2014
Daniella Zalcman
Photojournalist Daniella Zalcman talks about her work documenting Uganda's LGBT community in the wake of the Anti-Homosexuality Bill.
July 14, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jennifer Koons
The teacher at the Koranic school described the young woman as “calm and obedient,” ideal marriage material. Samira Abdoulaye, 19, did not return the sentiment.
Image by Jennifer Koons. Niger, 2014.
July 14, 2014
Jennifer Koons
The rate of population growth exceeds economic growth in Niger where women have an average of seven children. Government officials hope family planning will become the best way forward.
July 10, 2014 / truthAtlas
Kem Knapp Sawyer
Girls and young women from eastern Congo, where rape has become a weapon of war, take shelter at the Marguerite House where many feel part of a community for the first time.
July 8, 2014 / The Atavist
Lukas Augustin, Niklas Schenck
After the horror of genocide in Rwanda, friends and families begin the process of reconciliation with the perpetrators.
July 7, 2014
Tom Hundley
"Congo's Children," our newest e-book, draws on reporting, photographs, and videos by Kem and Jon Sawyer to show the struggles–and the triumphs–of the young people who will determine Congo's future.
July 7, 2014
Lukas Augustin, Niklas Schenck
A multimedia story following survivors and perpetrators of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda as they struggle with their past, meet each other for the first time and dare to ask for forgiveness.
July 7, 2014
Amelia Warshaw, Amy Maxmen, Kathleen E. McLaughlin, Diksha Bali
Inadequate medical care, substandard sanitation, and counterfeit drugs are just some of the reasons why malaria continues to claim millions of lives worldwide. Could chemoprevention be the answer?

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