Food safety issues have rocked India for decades. The recent case of Nestlé’s Maggi instant noodles once again thrust the question of food safety i ...
Malawi is a small landlocked country in sub-Saharan Africa, bordering Zambia, Tanzania and Mozambique, with an estimated population of 14 million. The ...
Social enterprises are usually more inclined to innovate and experiment than conventional business models because they are typically designed to fill ...
by Pamela Weymouth As the media continues to shine the spotlight on Trump’s circus-carnival-barking, it overlooks the stories of another side of America: the side of America that celebrates our [...]
According to a 2015 report by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, India is home to nearly 195 million undernourished people. This represents more than 15 percent of [...]
Guest blog by Emma White, Auvisa.org [Photo: Australia’s former Parliamentary Secretary for Pacific Island Affairs, Richard Marles, visits Dadaab Refugee Camp in Kenya] Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya was constructed [...]
Sisters Camil and Shenoa bounce around the playground at Centro Cristiano de Servicios Medicos in a busy neighborhood of Santo Domingo, in the Dominican Republic. They show me how they [...]
While working in rural northern Thailand in 2013, Erin Zaikis met children who didn’t know what soap was, so she brought them some, trying to conduct an impromptu hand-washing workshop. [...]
According to Chris Elias, president of the Global Development Program at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, increasing the availability and use of data is a public health intervention in [...]
In America, one in four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime. Domestic violence is a pattern of behaviour used to establish power and control over another person through [...]
Guatemala has the fourth-highest childhood malnutrition rate in the world, affecting more than half of its children. Fifty-three percent of the population here lives in poverty—13 percent in extreme poverty. [...]