January 11, 2009 /
This Gateway provides compelling material related to the role of women in society and the impact of industrialization and international development on women, children, and families.
August 20, 2014 / The Atlantic
Alice Su
Amid the millions of refugees from Syria flooding into Lebanon and Jordan, one minority group is the most marginalized of all. Palestinians are refugees with literally nowhere to go.
August 13, 2014 / VICE News
Alice Su
Four years into the Syrian crisis, Lebanon's refugee situation is worse than ever. Five minutes from the Syrian border in Bekaa Valley, young refugee volunteers try to help their community survive.
Image by Jim Burress. Liberia, 2014.
April 14, 2014
Jim Burress
Years after the end of brutal, decades-long civil war, Liberia has little in terms of a mental health infrastructure. But the need is great, and progress is painstakingly slow
April 14, 2014 / Radio New Zealand International
Kenneth R. Weiss
Ken Weiss discusses the choices facing women garment workers in Bangladesh.
April 11, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jim Burress
Through first-person accounts and photographs, reporter Jim Burress presents an audio slideshow of Liberia's efforts to build a mental health infrastructure.
April 11, 2014 / Roads & Kingdoms
Michael Edison Hayden, Sami Siva
India's poor hospital infrastructure proves to be an obstacle in tackling the region's high infant mortality.
April 11, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Tom Hundley
Why the surprising Philippine Supreme Court ruling on reproductive health rights is a big win for women — and a blow to the Catholic Church.
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 10, 2014 / PBS NewsHour
Fred de Sam Lazaro
A year after the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh, clothing manufacturers and retailers still have a long way to go in making amends.
April 8, 2014 / Untold Stories
Fred de Sam Lazaro
In Bangladesh, efforts to establish norms of health and safety regulation across factory production lines have met with resistance. The fear is that overseas buyers will take business elsewhere.
Image by Fred de Sam Lazaro. Bangladesh, 2014.
April 8, 2014
Fred de Sam Lazaro
One year after the collapse of Rana Plaza many workers in Bangladesh still depend on garment-making—despite the low wages and high safety risk that come with the job.
April 8, 2014 / Untold Stories
Larry C. Price
High on a mountainside on the remote Philippine island of Mindanao, a village sits over one of the world's richest gold deposits. Here, the quest for gold is more important than health.

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