August 4, 2014 /
Uganda’s Constitutional Court has struck down the Anti-Homosexuality Act of 2014 on a procedural technicality. These are some of the people who continue to fight for LGBT equality.
July 30, 2014
In Ethiopia, religious leaders have been persuaded by health workers, doctors, and NGOs to promote family planning, but they represent the exception rather than the norm.
July 30, 2014 /
The Guardian | Global Development
Prolonged dry spells push pastoralists to the brink of starvation as food prices soar and cattle raids spiral out of control.
July 28, 2014 /
Watching the ocean inch up to your doorstep can be pretty stressful. Researchers are studying the ways climate change can undermine our well-being, and how we can bounce back.
July 28, 2014
Dan Grossman discusses soaring over the Alberta tar sands, the indigenous people on the front lines of the mining devastation, and his campaign to crowd-fund further work on this story.
July 25, 2014
He Guangwei's series on soil pollution in China has been re-posted on news sites across the globe.
July 25, 2014 /
PRI's The World
Although the school lunch program can foster tolerance, discrimination against lower castes persists in rural India.
July 24, 2014 /
Victims of domestic violence, mental and physical abuse, and child marriage have a sanctuary in the only shelter of its kind in Niger, a country of 17 million.
July 22, 2014 /
A trillion dollars worth of heavy crude has attracted the world's oil titans to western Canada. The impact is colossal.
July 21, 2014 /
The challenges of population growth, environmental degradation, food security, and even violent extremism can be traced back to issues with girls’ health, education and human rights.