In Guatemala, locally made cookstoves are helping combat toxic smoke—but economics and tradition keep many people from using them.
What if there were an algorithm for saving the most lives?
Up to 45,000 civilians were forcibly disappeared during Guatemala's 36-year conflict. Some of the families are still searching for justice and the truth about missing loved ones.
Pulitzer Center grantee Roger Thurow's new book, "The First 1,000 Days: A Crucial Time for Mothers and Children-And the World."
Filmmaker Rob Tinworth launches The Life Equation Interactive at the 2016 CUGH Conference.
Where is the balance between economic calculations that save more lives in the long-term and the individual human right to health care in the near?
Life on Guatemala's Lake Atitlán is not easy: Local inhabitants are facing rising water levels and a declining fish population.
Rising water level in Lake Atitlán, dwindling numbers of fish, and pollution in the lake due to an increased use of fertilizers make life difficult for fishermen.
Increased tourism has helped preserve indigenous traditions in Guatemala's San Juan la Laguna.
An increased demand for high-quality, certified coffee has changed the way it is grown in western Guatemala and improved the lives of those who pick and sell coffee cherries.
A program committed to expanding economic opportunities for indigenous women in San Juan la Laguna has helped many artisans learn to sell their products online.
Despite dangers, the promise of reaching the United States is so intense that it’s driving a shocking surge in migration by Central American children unaccompanied by their parents.