Jason Beaubien appears in the following:
Friday, June 14, 2019
The World Health Organization met Friday to discuss developments in the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The meeting was prompted by three cases that appeared in Uganda this week.
Saturday, June 08, 2019
The Jamaican women's national soccer team is the first from the Caribbean to ever make it to the Women's World Cup. Grit, luck and a little help from a reggae star helped them get there.
Thursday, June 06, 2019
A look at the highly-integrated U.S. Mexico beef market as President Trump threatens to impose tariffs on all Mexican imports. Almost equal amounts of beef pass both ways across the border.
Monday, June 03, 2019
Bangladeshis who want to work abroad can pay thousands of dollars for a permit. The reward is a chance for a job that allows them to send cash back home. But there's a potential for abuse as well.
Thursday, May 23, 2019
As health workers in the Philippines continue to try to contain the outbreak, a botched vaccination campaign against dengue is making their job harder.
Sunday, May 19, 2019
The Philippines is now dealing with one of the worst measles outbreaks in the world. Since January, the country has had more than 33,000 cases. More than 450 people have died.
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
The World Health Organization tallied over 112,000 measles cases in the first quarter of 2019 — up more than 300% compared with the same period in 2018.
Monday, April 22, 2019
The puppy started following a team that was cleaning up the beach in Bangladesh. And now he is an Instagram star.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Several of the refugee camps in Bangladesh have had to set up what the U.N. calls a "tusk force" to respond when elephants enter.
Monday, April 15, 2019
"We're being outnumbered by the sheer number of the refugee population," says Mohammad Abul Kalam, the head of Bangladesh's Refugee Relief and Repatriation Commission in Cox's Bazar.
Friday, April 12, 2019
Fatima Suleman, a professor of pharmaceutical sciences, hopes that WHO's Fair Pricing Forum can help lower drug costs — and benefit drug manufacturers.
Thursday, April 11, 2019
At the largest refugee camp in the world, Rohingya refugees and aid agencies face numerous challenges. Now they're also dealing with an outbreak of chickenpox.
Friday, April 05, 2019
Bangladesh wants a million Rohingya refugees to go back to Myanmar. But 18 months after most of them fled violence, they are too afraid to go back and are making new lives for themselves in camps.
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
In theory no one should die of cholera. Yet 90,000 people die each year from the disease, which is surging at a historic pace in Yemen and surfacing in Mozambique in the wake of Cyclone Idai.
Monday, February 18, 2019
The collapse of the health care system in Venezuela is having ramifications throughout Latin America. Disease outbreaks across the continent are being linked back to Venezuela.
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Prasenjeet Yadav wants his photos to make people care about the environment — whether it's grasslands vanishing in southwest India or windmills taking over a lizard's habitat.
Friday, February 15, 2019
Refugees are fleeing to try to get health care. And disease outbreaks across Latin America are being linked back to Venezuela.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Despite being the world's second largest economy, China continues to borrow heavily from the World Bank. Some critics of the bank and China say that should change.
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
The once impressive medical system has crumbled dramatically in Venezuela's ongoing crisis. Measles is resurgent; HIV patients aren't getting drugs. Even catheters are in short supply.
Thursday, January 31, 2019
From an economic standpoint, China does not need World Bank loans. So why is it still a top borrower?