Scientists have developed products to protect healthy young women from the disease—but women aren't taking to them in trials.
Chronic Illnesses and Challenges
Over 50,000 people fleeing Syria, Afghanistan and elsewhere are being held in military-run camps across Greece—with limited access to health care, in part due to the economic crisis in Greece.
As fans cheered on Team Refugee in Rio, thousands of refugees from Afghanistan, Pakistan and elsewhere suffered epidemics of scabies and dysentery in derelict Olympic stadiums in Athens.
Misha Friedman speaks to PRI's The World about photographing women living with HIV and tuberculosis in South Africa.
Two of Pulitzer Center Grantee Sim Chi Yin's long-term projects, "Dying to Breathe" and "Rat Tribe," were recently exhibited in Leipzig.
When the International AIDS Conference is held in Africa, not only do you get Elton John and Queen Latifah in attendance, but African royalty with real sway over their people come as well.
How the deliberate medical neglect of over 50,000 migrants trapped in Greece is creating a health care catastrophe.
Dr. Diane Havlir leads the fight to end HIV/AIDS in San Francisco and Kenya.
The final installment in the PBS NewsHour series "The End of AIDS," focusing on South Africa's fight against the disease.
The July 20th, 2016 installment of the PBS NewsHour series "The End of AIDS?," focusing on the disease in Kenya's fishing industry.
Genetics study confirms a social cycle that helps infection to spread in South Africa.
The "Ending AIDS" project covers efforts to end AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa and the United States. This slideshow takes a look at the people Jon Cohen met along the way and the places he visited.
Photographer Robin Hammond honored for his focus on mental health in Africa, student fellow Varsha Ramakrishnan for her reporting on dowry violence in India.
The women and girls who work in the sweatshops of Bangladesh’s garment industry put in backbreaking hours for pitiful wages.
Last month D.C. students got a chance to talk with photojournalist Robin Hammond, who was just honored this week with two international photography awards.
The Pulitzer Center staff shares favorite images from 2013.
Award-winning global health reporter had some wise words for DC students when she visited their classrooms last week.
Joanne Silberner wins another award, the 2013 Victor Cohn Prize for Excellence in Medical Science Reporting, for her reporting and radio series on cancer in the developing world.
Joanne Silberner wins the 2013 Communication Award from The National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine.
Joanne Silberner receives 2013 European School of Oncology's Best Cancer Reporter Award along with British journalist.
America has waged war on cancer for more than 40 years, but in developing countries the fight has barely begun.
Fellow Ruth Moon Places First for Magazine News Religion Report of the Year.