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Nov 24, 2015 12:59 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
The U.K. government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation are creating a 1 billion pound fund to combat malaria and other fast-spreading infections diseases. →
Nov 20, 2015 03:26 AM ET
Inhaling toxic fumes from cooking fires and kerosene lamps prematurely kills 3 million people a year — more than malaria and HIV combined.
Nov 16, 2015 09:16 AM ET
Around the world, rates of malaria infection have been steadily dropping. Is this the beginning of the end of the malaria parasite?
Sep 11, 2015 06:05 AM ET
With an aging population and a low birth rate, Germany has been eager to take in the lion's share of migrants in Europe's current refugee crisis. But not everyone is happy with the decision.
Sep 3, 2015 12:56 PM ET
The northern Kenya village of Umoja, Swahili for unity, is comprised only of women and children. Find out why men are forbidden entry.
Aug 20, 2015 07:20 AM ET
Nigeria is a land aching to reap the benefits of a modern world, but it’s also riddled with inequality. Evan takes a closer look at daily life there.
Aug 19, 2015 09:05 AM ET // AFP
A tiny bone from the little finger of a human ancestor in East Africa is the oldest 'modern' hand bone ever found.
Aug 13, 2015 09:34 AM ET // AFP
Other bizarre reasons for divorce in Nigeria include a bride accused of wearing a butt pad at the wedding.
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