April 21, 2014 /
Jina Moore
Investors have made millions suing the world's poorest countries over bad debts—but these so-called vulture funds may not be as bad as they sound.
April 16, 2014 / Untold Stories
Aaron Ross, Rijasolo
What happens to an aid-dependent country when the tap suddenly runs dry? See for yourself, as Aaron Ross and Rijasolo hit the road in Madagascar.
Image by David Rochkind. Vietnam, 2014.
April 15, 2014 /
David Rochkind, Jens Erik Gould
Vietnam has less than 30 percent of the funding needed to fight tuberculosis. Only able to finance the most basic treatment programs, the country may soon be faced with the spread of a drug-resistant
April 14, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jens Erik Gould, David Rochkind
In Vietnam, the greatest challenge to fighting TB is finding the people in need of diagnosis before they spread the disease to others.
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 3, 2014
Micah Fink
Honors for Pulitzer-supported documentary "The Abominable Crime," directed by Micah Fink.
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.
March 26, 2014 / truthAtlas
Kem Knapp Sawyer, Jon Sawyer
At StandProud, a center for youth with physical disabilities, a 15-year old with polio learns to walk. Others play soccer for the first time.
Image by Meera Senthilingam. South Africa, 2014.
March 24, 2014
Meera Senthilingam
Tuberculosis is the leading cause of death in South Africa. Drug resistance is now so strong that patients are sent home to die. However, new drugs are being made available through trials or NGOs.
Image by Sam Loewenberg. Uganda, 2014.
March 21, 2014
Samuel Loewenberg
Uganda has a sanitation crisis, and it will take innovative solutions to help this country suffering from its own waste, where only 30 percent of the population has access to improved sanitation.
March 19, 2014 / The Lancet
Samuel Loewenberg
Aid to Kenya responds to the country's recurrent food crises but it fails to address the underlying infrastructure problems that could prevent such emergencies.
March 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
Stuart Reid
In late January 2014, Feingold led an American delegation across Congo. His goal: to help get the Congolese government to start acting like a state.
March 11, 2014
Amy Maxmen
In Mali children are given anti-malarials to prevent the disease. Use on a large scale is leading to drug-resistant strains of malaria, yet health workers say the benefits outweigh the risks.

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