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.
September 26, 2014 / Untold Stories
Adiba Khan
In Kenya, improving sexual health education and providing girls and women with control over their own fertility are crucial in preventing maternal deaths.
September 25, 2014 / Untold Stories
Adiba Khan
The sight of young mothers in Busia is not uncommon. Poverty and rape account for the high number of unintended pregnancies in the region.
April 3, 2014
Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
Jamaica is proud of its religious tradition, but how has the Jamaican church responded to the complex challenges of HIV/AIDS in a changing society?
April 1, 2014 / truthAtlas
Kem Knapp Sawyer, Jon Sawyer
Street kids are used to living from lie to lie—often penniless, some are orphans and others shunned as witches. In Kinshasa many seek refuge at ORPER where every child is considered "a jewel."
March 28, 2014 / The Atlantic
Jeffrey E. Stern
What does an airport say about a country? More than you might think.
March 26, 2014 / truthAtlas
Kem Knapp Sawyer, Jon Sawyer
At StandProud, a center for youth with physical disabilities, a 15-year old with polio learns to walk. Others play soccer for the first time.
March 24, 2014
Tom Hundley
Politics in Russia has always made for interesting theater, the current crisis in Crimea being no exception.
March 17, 2014
Mattathias Schwartz
Pulitzer Center grantee Mattathias Schwartz visits D.C. schools to discuss the effects of the U.S."war on drugs" in one country along the supply route and the dangers of vilifying people and places.
March 11, 2014 / Untold Stories
Kenneth R. Weiss
The Matlab Health Research Center in Bangladesh showed how a personalized, doorstep service to make contraceptives available to poor Muslim women improved their family's health and welfare.
March 3, 2014 / Untold Stories
Larry C. Price
Small-scale gold mining is the largest source of mercury emissions produced by humans. In Indonesia child miners are exposed to mercury which can cause tremors, memory loss, and brain damage.
February 28, 2014 / Untold Stories
Larry C. Price
Child miners are exposed to highly toxic mercury which can be absorbed through the skin, ingested in food and water, or inhaled from vapors.
February 27, 2014 / Untold Stories
Roger Thurow
Diego Sarat didn't know what a goat was when his wife signed up for a new nutrition program in Guatemala. He soon discovered it would be a turning point in the health of his children.

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