Thousands of Basotho joined HM King Letsie III last Friday at the inauguration of a state-of-the-art hospital in Maseru, Lesotho. The new hospital, together with its three filter clinics, is…

Ritva Reinikka |

“Haiti”, “nourriture” et “nutrition” sont des mots generalement non associés dans le cadre d’une déclaration optimiste, bien au contraire. Cependnat, aù moment ou nous commémorons la Journee…

Marie Chantal Messier |

“Haití”, “alimentos” y “nutrición” no son palabras que suelen ir de la mano junto a una frase optimista, más bien todo lo contrario. Sin embargo, a medida que conmemoramos el Día Mundial de los…

Marie Chantal Messier |

“Haiti” and “food” and “nutrition” are words not usually seen together as part of an optimistic statement, rather the opposite. But as we commemorate World Food Day I believe there is a lot that…

Marie Chantal Messier |

Child malnutrition may not be apparent to parents, especially if other children in the village look the same. Similarly, it can be hard for parents to recognize when their children are doing…

Ian Walker |

 Photo: istockphoto.com By the end of 2009, an estimated 5.2 million people in low- and middle-income countries received antiretroviral therapy (ART). In sub-Saharan Africa, nearly 37% [34%–40%]…

Damien de Walque, Mead Over, Harounan Kazianga |

 A school girl in Haiti.  Photo © World BankThe one-year anniversary of Haiti’s catastrophic earthquake gives us pause to reflect on the progress of the reconstruction efforts, despite the…

Peter Holland |