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,...
March 11, 2015 /
Erika Check Hayden
Ebola is on the wane in West Africa but pregnant women and newborn children remain vulnerable to its effects.
March 4, 2015 / Nature
Erika Check Hayden
One of the most devastating consequences of the Ebola outbreak will be its impact on maternal health.
June 25, 2014 / PBS NewsHour
Roger Thurow
Defeating malnutrition in Guatemala, Central America's most populous country.
Image by Hari Sreenivasan. Guatemala, 2014.
June 25, 2014
Hari Sreenivasan, Roger Thurow, Jason Kane
In Guatemala, an effort is underway to reverse a stubborn trend: about 50 percent of children are so malnourished they're “stunted” — physically, intellectually, and later in life, economically.
June 16, 2014
Dan McCarey, Zach Child
Extraordinary gains have been made in reducing under-five child mortality, but millions still die every year. The remarkable progress made is proof that more can—and should—be done.
June 6, 2014 / The Guardian | Global Development
Kenneth R. Weiss
Contraception delivered through female community health workers has helped reduce birthrates and infant mortality.
June 2, 2014 / Al Jazeera America
David Rochkind, Jens Erik Gould
Tuberculosis is a 'neglected disease' in Vietnam despite the high death toll.
Image by Philip Brasher. Ethiopia, 2014.
May 27, 2014
Philip Brasher
The Obama administration is spending $3.5 billion and partnering with multinational corporations to increase food production in 19 of the world's poorest countries.
May 21, 2014 / Untold Stories
Aaron Ross, Rijasolo
After a reporting project in Madagascar, Aaron reflects on the challenge for journalists of getting Africa "right."
May 16, 2014 / The Lancet
Samuel Loewenberg
How Uganda's fight against disease is undermined by the country's lack of infrastructure, a low priority for both government and donors.
May 2, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jina Moore
To poor to pay but not too poor to lobby, the Republic of Congo raises doubts about its claims against vulture investors.
April 28, 2014
Tom Hundley
When wealthy nations decide to punish poor nations for alleged bad behavior, it is not the leaders of the poor nations who suffer, but rather the poor themselves.

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