Most Recent Content from: Voice of America

  • Article: Kenya Is the Third African Country to Roll Out New Malaria Vaccine

    Kenya Is the Third African Country to Roll Out New Malaria Vaccine

    From Voice of America|Sept. 16, 2019

    The vaccine will be administered in four doses to children between 6 months and 2 years old. Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Recyclers Reduce Plastic Waste by Exchanging Trash for Cash

    Nigerian Recyclers Reduce Plastic Waste by Exchanging Trash for Cash

    From Voice of America|Sept. 4, 2019

    Nigeria is one of the biggest contributors of solid waste in Africa. Read more

  • Article: G7 World Leaders Pledge $22 Million to Fight Amazon Wildfires

    G7 World Leaders Pledge $22 Million to Fight Amazon Wildfires

    From Voice of America|Aug. 26, 2019

    An immediate effort to save the "lungs" of the planet. Read more

  • Article: Burkina Faso Facing 'Unprecedented' Food Emergency, UN Warns

    Burkina Faso Facing 'Unprecedented' Food Emergency, UN Warns

    From Voice of America|Aug. 19, 2019

    The West African country is suffering from growing hunger, instability, and displacement. Read more

  • Article: Number of Children Orphaned by Ebola Spikes as Epidemic Spreads in Eastern DRC

    Number of Children Orphaned by Ebola Spikes as Epidemic Spreads in Eastern DRC

    From Voice of America|Aug. 16, 2019

    Nearly 2,470 children have been separated from parents undergoing treatment for the disease. Read more

  • Article: Menstrual Products Are Too Expensive for Many Venezuelan Women

    Menstrual Products Are Too Expensive for Many Venezuelan Women

    From Voice of America|Aug. 13, 2019

    Due to Venezuala's declining economy, women are now unable to afford pads and basic health services. Read more

  • Article: Eritrean High Schoolers Face Forced Labor and Abuse: Report

    Eritrean High Schoolers Face Forced Labor and Abuse: Report

    From Voice of America|Aug. 12, 2019

    Forced to join the military, these teens are often subjected to mental and physical abuse. Read more

  • Article: South Africa's 'Reclaimers' Recycle 90% of Its Paper and Post-Consumer Packaging

    South Africa's 'Reclaimers' Recycle 90% of Its Paper and Post-Consumer Packaging

    From Voice of America|July 30, 2019

    They save municipalities up to 750 million rand in landfill space annually. Read more