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Investing in the health of Africa’s mothers

Not far from Mathare and Korogocho, two of the biggest slums in Nairobi, Kenya’s capital, lies the Pumwani Maternity Hospital. 

Gender violence hampers AIDS fight

Maria is living with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. Anti-retroviral medicines (ARVs) are now more widely available and are supposed to make her life better.

"Obstetric fistula" it's much more than just a ...

It's a condition practically unheard of in the United States and most Western countries. But in a culture where a woman's status and dignity is decided by her...

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