Nurith Aizenman appears in the following:
Friday, February 10, 2017
A new report finds that remittances by migrants from Latin America and the Caribbean topped $69 billion last year — the highest amount on record.
Monday, January 23, 2017
The new president has reinstated the "Mexico City" policy first instituted by Ronald Reagan in 1984. And this version is even broader than previous ones.
Saturday, January 21, 2017
There's a growing effort to actually test whether aid programs work. But how much has it accomplished?
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
A new study tries to find out what happens when girls in the developing world are on their period. And it's complicated.
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
A new study out of Kenya looks beyond the usual questions to determine the broader impact of protecting a farmer's livestock.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
The news broke this week: Her controversial tenure as honorary ambassador for the empowerment of women and girls will conclude on Friday.
Friday, December 09, 2016
We look at the remarkable findings from a new study of Kenya's M-PESA system, out in 'Science.'
Friday, December 09, 2016
Please, says the singer-songwriter, don't pigeonhole her as some sort of "refugee artist." She calls her music "East-African Retro-Pop."
Tuesday, December 06, 2016
The "Mexico City policy" blocked federal funds for international family-planning charities if they were to "promote" abortion.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Some argue that looking at data about a charity's effectiveness is the best way to make your pick. But there are drawbacks.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
The U.S. has helped mount a historic effort to eliminate poverty and roll back diseases. Will Trump keep it going?
Tuesday, November 01, 2016
The vision: Microloans will let women start their own businesses. What do the studies show?
Thursday, October 27, 2016
A Doctors Without Borders exhibit leads visitors through a simulation during which they're crowded onto a tiny boat and led through stifling hot tents and makeshift latrines.
Friday, October 21, 2016
At this week's presidential debate, Donald Trump compared growth rates in the three countries. Here's what the experts have to say.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
This Friday the U.N. holds a star-studded ceremony to appoint Wonder Woman its honorary ambassador for the empowerment of women and girls. Many women's rights advocates are in an uproar.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
A new study tests an intriguing strategy. Can a melodramatic movie change minds about a dangerous but longstanding ritual?
Thursday, September 29, 2016
There's a talent competition. A tiara for the winner. And a chance for people with HIV to speak out despite the stigma they face.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
The U.N. has set the goal of eliminating extreme poverty and reducing the toll of disease by 2030. But there's a surprising obstacle.
Saturday, September 17, 2016
It's a country of booming urban centers and poor and lawless rural regions. A pending peace deal between the government and the guerrillas promises to end this divide.
Friday, September 09, 2016
How Jacqueline de Chollet of Switzerland came to team up with a college student in India to save girls from a life of servitude.