Major cities across Latin America are taking concrete action to promote cycling and become more bike-friendly. Given the urgent need to reduce emissions from urban transport, this could serve as a…

Leszek J. Sibilski, Felipe Targa |

La cultura del ciclismo urbano que está surgiendo en América Latina puede servir como una gran fuente de inspiración para las megaciudades de todo el planeta.

Leszek J. Sibilski, Felipe Targa |

جان مسيحي كاثوليكي، وغرازييلا مسيحية أرثوذوكسية، وعلي مسلم شيعي، ورقية مسلمة سنية، وأشرف درزي التقوا للمرة الأولى حينما قاموا بالتسجيل للعمل معا في أحد المشروعات المجتمعية. هذا المشروع كان واحدا…

رينيه ليون سولانا, جومانة العارف |

Patrick Fadous, NVSP Communications Officer Jean, chrétien catholique, Graziella, chrétienne orthodoxe, Ali, musulman chiite, Roukaya, musulmane sunnite, et Ashraf, druze, se sont rencontrés pour…

Rene Leon Solano, Jumana Alaref |

Photo Credit: Patrick Fadous, NVSP Communications Officer Jean, a Christian Catholic, Graziella, a Christian Orthodox, Ali, a Muslim Shiite, Roukaya, a Muslim Sunni, and Ashraf, a Druze, met for…

Rene Leon Solano, Jumana Alaref |

Ghana recently held a Family Planning (FP) 2020 stock-taking event as a countdown to the country’s FP 2020 goals and commitment made during the 2012 London summit. The conference, which brought…

Ibironke Folashade Oyatoye |

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Eduardo Velez Bustillo, George Psacharopoulos |

Illicit trade in tobacco products undermines global tobacco prevention and control interventions, particularly with respect to tobacco tax policy. From a public health perspective, illicit trade…

Sheila Dutta |

Every day,  more than 44, 000 people are forced to flee their homes because of conflict and persecution. [[tweetable]]Forced displacement increases the risks of gender-based violence (GBV),…

Diana J. Arango, Elizabeth Dartnall |

It’s time for ‘Nutrition Smart Agriculture’

Diego Arias, Aira Htenas |