March 19, 2013 /
India has now gone two full years without a single new case of polio. If it continues on this track, it will be declared polio-free in February 2014.
March 19, 2013
During two days in February, 170 million children will be vaccinated for polio in India. And in the last two years, none of them have seen polio. India moves on from polio and forays into mHealth.
March 8, 2013
Today is International Women’s Day and the plight of women and children in crisis is a recurring theme in much of the reporting that the Pulitzer Center supports.
March 7, 2013 /
Receiving a disability grant in South Africa can be likened to winning the lottery. HIV positive residents who are poor may be forced to choose between their life and money to feed their families.
March 5, 2013 /
Christian Science Monitor
Changing engrained social practices, like chaupadi, is never as simple as an activist campaign.
March 1, 2013
Like many poor countries, Cambodia is being hit by hypertension and diabetes epidemics. Most charities focus on infectious diseases. Can anything stop these chronic conditions from killing millions?
March 1, 2013 /
The good news is that people in Cambodia are living longer. The bad news is they're getting chronic diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure. Finding treatment is extremely difficult.
February 28, 2013 /
Women in rural Nepal sleep in huts, caves and animal sheds every month during their periods — a practice called chaupadi.
February 28, 2013
Multiple Pulitzer Center grantees have been recognized by Pictures of the Year International for their work.
February 25, 2013 /
Basilia has been living with HIV for 13 years. She tries to balance work and her health, and travels to a health clinic for monthly appointments.