A group of Venezuelan medical students started volunteering to provide first aid at protests in 2014. Now, their help is needed more than ever.
Lice and lung problems are just two of the conditions facing migrants who found themselves trapped in Serbia when Europe shutdown its borders last spring.
The UN has a goal of eradicating extreme poverty by 2030 — but slower-than-expected economic growth may push that goal out of reach.
For socially focused development programs, getting to scale can be the big challenge. This group is here to help.
In Kenya, mental illness still has a strong stigma attached to it. But a new hotline is helping to make inroads with treatment.
After 20 years, Bhutanese refugees who ended up in camps in Nepal have mostly been resettled to third countries, but there are some aging residents who don't want to leave.
Forty-three transgender people have been killed in Turkey since 2008, the highest number in Europe, according to the group Transgender Europe. But most killings of LGBT members in Turkey go unreported.
There are three vaccines in development in Uganda that could be used to prevent the spread of Ebola. But that's not the only way the African nation is leading the fight against such a deadly disease.
In India, a country of 1.25 billion people, the government is struggling to get a handle on what’s known as “vector-borne diseases,” but there are signs of hope.
This is particularly exciting for customers who want to skip Jakarta's infamous gridlock and luxuriate in the comfort of their own homes.