July 30, 2014 /
Amelia Warshaw, Tom Hundley
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.
October 20, 2009 /
The HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean Gateway examines the impact of the disease across the Caribbean. The reporting in this Gateway uses articles, photography, videos, as well as original poetry and music,...
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.
April 17, 2012 / Scientific American
Helen Branswell
A vexing problem for Indian health authorities: the most widely used polio vaccine now causes more disease than the virus it is supposed to fight.
April 17, 2012 / Scientific American
Helen Branswell
Pulitzer Center grantee Helen Branswell reports on the tricky transition to a safer polio vaccine in the final stages of eradicating the disease.
A trash picker in Dandora, Kenya.
April 13, 2012 / Untold Stories
Micah Albert
Dandora, Nairobi's primary dumping site, is over capacity. Yet the willingness and ability of government officials to decommission it within the next five years remain in doubt.
April 13, 2012
Jennifer McDonald
Hundreds hear from Jon Sawyer and Cynthia Gorney at Wake Forest University community event focused on child marriage.
April 12, 2012 / PBS NewsHour
Steve Sapienza, Selay Marius Kouassi, Peter Sawyer
Access to water for the Ivory Coast's rural areas could be an important factor in bringing together a country in conflict.
April 11, 2012 / Untold Stories
Jake Naughton
Serving more than 200,000 people, James N. Davies Jr. Memorial Hospital addresses the lack of emergency obstetric and neonatal care that has contributed to Liberia's high maternal mortality rates.
April 10, 2012 / Untold Stories
Jina Moore, Jake Naughton
The Herald, South Africa's daily regional paper, is well-known for launching tough-minded investigations into local issues.
April 6, 2012 / IIP Digital
Lisa Armstrong
Partners In Health has been an important organization in post-earthquake Haiti—a key to its success is listening to what the communities want, rather than telling them what they need.
April 5, 2012 / Untold Stories
Jina Moore, Jake Naughton
Although South Africa legalized abortion 15 years ago, the volunteer midwives and health professionals who provide it at Dora Nginza, a state hospital in Port Elizabeth, are often scorned.
April 4, 2012
Jennifer McDonald
Stephanie Sinclair is a finalist in the National Magazine Award competition for her photography of child brides around the world.