April 8, 2015 /
M. Sophia Newman
There's a method to stopping gun violence before it starts--and it has worked in seven countries. Can the method be modified to prevent sexual violence?
January 4, 2015 /
Brian Castner, Cheryl Hatch
To assist Liberia in containing Ebola, the US turned to its soldiers from Iraq and Afghanistan from the most battle-hardened unit in the US Army. How does an infantry division fight a disease?
April 29, 2014 / Untold Stories
Michael Edison Hayden, Sami Siva
Michael Edison Hayden and Sami Siva report from West Bengal, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh on India’s health care crisis.
June 17, 2013
Tom Hundley
In Indonesia and the Philippines, explosive growth and rapid modernization test religious belief and attitudes toward family planning.
April 24, 2013
Tony Leys, Mary Chind
Des Moines Register reporter Tony Leys and photojournalist Mary Chind talk about their project in Haiti.
February 24, 2013
Tony Leys, Mary Chind
An Iowa-based medical team has been traveling to rural Haiti for years, assisting residents with health crises while searching for long-term ways to help the people improve their own situations.
February 21, 2013
Carl Gierstorfer
Due to cultural preferences for sons, 100 million girls are missing worldwide. Carl Gierstorfer looks at India, a country with a highly skewed sex ratio that threatens to destabilize its society.
February 19, 2013
Gregory Gilderman, Misha Friedman
The Russian Federation confronts two devastating epidemics: widespread heroin abuse and HIV/AIDS. It appears to be losing the battle against both.
January 30, 2013
Jens Erik Gould, David Rochkind
Photographer David Rochkind and reporter Jens Erik Gould introduce themselves and their project "The Forgotten: HIV and the Garifuna of Honduras."
January 28, 2013
Dimiter Kenarov
Travelling across Pennsylvania and Ohio, Dimiter Kenarov explores the economic and environmental issues related to shale gas extraction, and the rising anti-fracking movement in the region.
December 14, 2012
Samantha Thornton
Nearly 20 years since the end of apartheid, discrimination in South Africa has a new form. Healthcare inequality has taken the place of forced segregation in rural and urban townships.
September 14, 2012
Ameto Akpe
Nigerian journalist Ameto Akpe answers questions via video on government accountability, and water and sanitation. You can watch here.
August 30, 2012
Caroline D'Angelo, Jennifer McDonald
Nigerian journalist Ameto Akpe to answer your questions via video on government accountability, and water and sanitation. Submit your question today!