August 29, 2014
Steve Sapienza discusses his reporting on the health hazards and social pressures associated with small-scale gold mining in Peru, in an interview for Mining-Technology.
August 28, 2014
Peru, along with the rest of Latin America, is experiencing one of the fastest demographic shifts in the world. Older people over 60 will outnumber children under 14 by 2040. Is the country ready?
August 28, 2014 /
An unprecedented public celebration of older adults hints at growing momentum for Peru to address the human rights of older adults. Will actions match the words?
August 23, 2014
Alien invaders, primarily two plant species, threaten the livelihoods of 10,000 households surrounding Wular Lake in Kashmir, India.
August 22, 2014 /
Senior government officials are dying on India's dangerous roads, but still there is little outcry to improve road safety.
August 19, 2014 /
In Iraq's Kurdistan a small mental health clinic deals with the consequences of multiple traumas over many years.
August 13, 2014 /
As salt water infiltrates drinking water wells in Kiribati, launch of community-based rainwater harvesting brings clean water and slows spread of disease.
August 11, 2014 /
The Chicago Tribune
TB is the world's second-deadliest infectious disease, but funding for it is not proportional to the threat.
August 11, 2014
Earlier this month, Uganda’s Constitutional Court overturned the country’s so-called Anti-Homosexuality Law, Pulitzer Center grantee Daniella Zalcman has been following this story.
August 6, 2014 /
War veteran, amputee and tuberculosis patient Bui Van Thiet lives in stark, voiceless poverty. It’s a prime example of why tuberculosis is a low priority for global health donors.