October 20, 2009 /
The HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean Gateway examines the impact of the disease across the Caribbean. The reporting in this Gateway uses articles, photography, videos, as well as original poetry and music,...
May 1, 2015 /
Michael Seamans, Matt Hongoltz-Hetling
Matt Hongoltz-Hetling and Mike Seamans traveled to Sierra Leone to document an ongoing crisis often overshadowed by Ebola: 39,000 infants and young children die every year of preventable causes.
April 27, 2015 / The Lancet
Bridget Huber
Billions of people worldwide do not have access to even the simplest surgical procedures. But a new global initiative hopes to change the situation.
April 27, 2015 / Al Jazeera
Chris Arsenault
Rainfall has dropped by 30 percent since 1998 in the West African country, leaving nearly 2 million in need of food aid.
April 26, 2015 / Valley News
Matt Hongoltz-Hetling, Michael Seamans
The world looked down on Sierra Leone's Ebola victims for fleeing medical treatment. But the reasons they fled were not only understandable—they're everywhere, including in the United States.
April 25, 2015 / The Seattle Times
Paul Nevin
Women in sub-Saharan Africa have a one in 38 chance of dying as a result of complications from pregnancy or childbirth. Low-tech interventions are flipping the script in Kenya.
April 22, 2015 / Untold Stories
Matt Hongoltz-Hetling, Michael Seamans
Matt Hongoltz-Hetling looks at the protective gear that maternal health care workers wear in Sierra Leone.
April 16, 2015 / Untold Stories
Silma Suba
Four university students initiated the Orenda Project to bring education to Afghan Basti in the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, a remote slum inhabited mostly by Afghani refugees.
April 15, 2015
Erika Check Hayden
The courage and bravery of Ebola survivors and others fighting the disease give Erika Check Hayden hope that the world's worst outbreak of the disease can be stopped.
April 14, 2015 / Thomson Reuters Foundation
Chris Arsenault
Pulitzer Center grantee Chris Arsenault visits rebel-held Northern Mali where local warlords and international aid workers conduct business with a handshake.
April 14, 2015 / Outrage and Inspire
Roger Thurow
Pulitzer Center grantee Roger Thurow highlights innovative efforts in Uganda that can lead to achieving the goal of healthier children, mothers, and communities.
April 13, 2015 / The Independent
Matt Kennard, Claire Provost
There is growing concern that Burma’s economic metamorphosis has far outpaced its transition to democracy.
Image by Michael Seamans. SIerra Leone, 2015.
April 9, 2015
Matt Hongoltz-Hetling, Michael Seamans
Forced to choose between corrupt government clinics and faith healers, Sierra Leone's pregnant women and their infants are dying in record numbers. One doctor may have the solution.

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