July 14, 2014
The rate of population growth exceeds economic growth in Niger where women have an average of seven children. Government officials hope family planning will become the best way forward.
July 10, 2014 /
Girls and young women from eastern Congo, where rape has become a weapon of war, take shelter at the Marguerite House where many feel part of a community for the first time.
July 7, 2014
Inadequate medical care, substandard sanitation, and counterfeit drugs are just some of the reasons why malaria continues to claim millions of lives worldwide. Could chemoprevention be the answer?
July 7, 2014 /
The Pulitzer Center's interactive data visualization, Child Lives, shows the remarkable improvement that has been made in reducing child mortality worldwide.
July 3, 2014
Children in the DRC who have lost families, homes and schools prove to be remarkably resilient. Photographs, videos, and in-depth profiles bring their stories alive.
July 2, 2014
India's transgendered women have a documented history dating back to the Kama Sutra, but live on the fringes of society, struggling to find legitimate employment, and battling an epidemic of HIV/AIDS...
July 1, 2014 /
Sean Gallagher's short documentary chosen from more than 10,000 entries focused on environmental photography and film.
June 30, 2014
This week's newsletter: In Guatemala, a country where nearly half of the children are so malnourished they're "stunted," a new initiative by nation's top leaders has many feeling hopeful.
June 30, 2014 /
The New York Times
Several African countries are preemptively treating children for malaria after trials found the measure drastically lowers deaths. Will on-the-ground results be as promising?
June 30, 2014 /
Yale Environment 360
Three decades of rapid economic development in China have left a troubling legacy–widespread soil pollution that has contaminated food crops and jeopardized public health.