May 25, 2016
Pollution sickens and kills millions of people worldwide each year. This project explores the most toxic places with a focus on causes, consequences and possible solutions.
May 24, 2016 /
Mercury waste from small-scale gold mining contaminates air, water and food to sicken and kill. In a series on global pollution, we look at mercury's deadly toll, especially on the young.
May 23, 2016 /
Trapping mosquitoes to check for Zika and other diseases in Haiti
May 20, 2016 /
“Patriarchy and racism means I’m less likely to be thought the doctor, so that allows me to hide in the open.”
May 19, 2016 /
Global Health NOW
The Zika virus is expected to spread in Europe by summer, according to a new WHO risk assessment.
May 18, 2016 /
Fanta Kanté has been working as a traditional practitioner of female genital cutting in Mali for over 60 years. Although she would like to quit, financial circumstances make that a difficult choice.
May 17, 2016
Karim Chrobog's two-part documentary compares South Korea and the United States in their response to the threat of food depletion. He asks: why is the U.S. the world's largest food waster and South...
May 16, 2016
We might soon have a treatment for Huntington's disease, but the Latin American communities who helped scientists uncover the cause are too poor to benefit. Who will help these forgotten people?
May 16, 2016 /
Photo essay about women and children living with HIV in Ukraine.
May 16, 2016
Photojournalists win top prizes for their reporting from Canada to Kenya.