#Economic Crisis

  • Article: Infant Mortality Is on the Rise in Venezuela Due to Malnutrition

    Infant Mortality Is on the Rise in Venezuela Due to Malnutrition

    By Brandon Wiggins|Feb. 14, 2020

    Venezuela is in the midst of a years-long economic crisis. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is Fighting for Gender Equality at the Forefront of Lebanon's Uprising

    This Woman Is Fighting for Gender Equality at the Forefront of Lebanon's Uprising

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 22, 2019

    Activists want an end to discriminatory laws in the wake of economic turmoil. Read more

  • Article: Zimbabwe Approaches ‘Meltdown’ as It Hits Economic Hardship and Drought

    Zimbabwe Approaches ‘Meltdown’ as It Hits Economic Hardship and Drought

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 22, 2019

    With inflation on the rise, the country is struggling to cope with food and water shortages. Read more

  • Article: Brazil's Infant Mortality Rate Rose for the First Time in Over 25 Years

    Brazil's Infant Mortality Rate Rose for the First Time in Over 25 Years

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|July 18, 2018

    Health experts say the Zika virus outbreak and the economic crisis are to blame. Read more

  • Article: In Venezuela, Extreme Hunger Is Forcing Parents to Abandon Their Children

    In Venezuela, Extreme Hunger Is Forcing Parents to Abandon Their Children

    By Andrew McMaster|Feb. 13, 2018

    “They are giving them up not because they don’t love them but because they do.” Read more