May 21, 2015 /
Sim Chi Yin
China’s deadly mining accidents hit the international news headlines frequently. But the country's top occupational disease, pneumoconiosis, kills three times as many miners each year.
May 20, 2015 / Yale Environment 360
Karim Chrobog
In the second of two videos on food waste, filmmaker Karim Chrobog travels to Seoul, South Korea, which has implemented a high-tech initiative that has dramatically reduced its waste.
May 19, 2015 / Untold Stories
Tomas van Houtryve
What is life like inside North Korea? Nine escapees share their experiences in this portrait gallery.
March 6, 2015 / Foreign Policy
Michael Edison Hayden
Narendra Modi wants India to embrace its traditional systems of medicine, like ayurveda and yoga. But can he convince rich Indians to treat their ailments with lead pills and squirming bugs?
March 5, 2015
Sim Chi Yin
Beijing-based photographer Sim Chi Yin discusses her project on the one million migrant workers who live in basements beneath Beijing's skyscrapers and residential blocks.
March 4, 2015 / National Geographic
Tim McGirk
Health workers—many of them women—continue to face bullets and bombs as they inoculate children.
March 3, 2015 / VICE News
Spike Johnson
In Burma the use of child soldiers is commonplace, but under increasing international pressure small numbers are being released from service, returning to parents who thought them dead.
March 3, 2015
Spike Johnson
In Myanmar the use of child soldiers remains commonplace but under increasing international pressure small numbers of them are being released from service, returning to parents who thought them dead.
March 2, 2015
Kem Knapp Sawyer, Tim McGirk, Caryle Murphy, Ty McCormick, Matthew Niederhauser
The use of Pakistani health workers in the hunt for Osama bin Laden may have set back the battle against polio—and contributed to a resurgence of the disease in Iraq and Syria.
February 27, 2015 / The Atlantic's Citylab
Matthew Niederhauser
With its second annual Biennale, Dharavi finds itself being taken seriously as an arts destination.
February 27, 2015 / National Geographic
Tim McGirk, Jason Motlagh
Pakistani doctor's role in health campaign sparked local suspicions that efforts to fight polio were part of a Western plot.
February 26, 2015 / Monocle
George Butler
George Butler's ink-and-watercolour scenes bring a new depth to reportage more often the preserve of combat photographers.
February 25, 2015
Roger Thurow
Roger Thurow reports from India on the necessity of proper healthcare and nutrition during an infant's first 1,000 days.

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