Authoritarian leaders like the Gambia's Yahya Jammeh seem to relish the West's wealth. Why doesn’t the United States use that against them?
In rural western Kenya, access to safe abortions is next to impossible. As a result, women are left to seek out untrained abortion providers, or beg a skilled clinician to perform one clandestinely.
What happened when 11 exiles armed themselves for a violent night in the Gambia.
Filmmaker Fiona Lloyd-Davies remembers Masika, a survivor of multiple rapes, who helped thousands of others in the DRC, where rape was used as a weapon of war.
When the outbreak hit West Africa, fevers spiked—and so did rates of teenage pregnancy.
A look at strategies to improve Nigeria's access to family planning.
Carl Gierstorfer's documentary follows one community’s fight for survival against Ebola through the eyes of the Liberians fighting the disease.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe strongly denounces homosexuality, which starkly contrasts the human rights agenda promoted at the meeting as key to an effective HIV/AIDS response.
Encouraged by memories of earning money in Israel during one five-year stint, during which he stayed illegally, Douglas Maina wants to return. But saving money to return is a challenge.
Pulitzer Center grantee talks about her project "In Limbo: Kenya’s Exodus to Europe."
The drones will fly birth control pills to women in hard-to-reach villages.
Some migrants work for years to save enough for a trip that requires them to risk their lives. Some are turned back at international borders, but many others slip unnoticed into Europe.