#Rural

  • Article: Half of the World's Poorest People Are Under 18, New Paper Says
    Citizenship

    Half of the World's Poorest People Are Under 18, New Paper Says

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 8, 2019

    The researchers also found that people living in poverty don’t necessarily live in rural areas. Read more

  • Article: Your ZIP Code Might Determine Your Lifespan
    Health

    Your ZIP Code Might Determine Your Lifespan

    By Sophie Maes|Sept. 18, 2018

    Stilwell residents could expect to die a quarter of a century before their peers. Read more

  • Article: Want to Live Longer? Move to a City
    Health

    Want to Live Longer? Move to a City

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 13, 2017

    This kind of inequality doesn’t have to exist. Read more

  • Article: Why Poop Is a Big Problem in India's Cities & Rural Areas Alike
    Water & Sanitation

    Why Poop Is a Big Problem in India's Cities & Rural Areas Alike

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 16, 2016

    Most Indians do not have access to a working sewage system. Read more

  • Article: Inside India's Massive Plan to End Open Defecation for 564M People by 2019
    Water & Sanitation

    Inside India's Massive Plan to End Open Defecation for 564M People by 2019

    By Meghan Werft|Nov. 16, 2016

    India is halfway through a cleaning mission. Read more

  • Article: Inside the Philippines’ plan to pull 10 million people out of poverty
    Finance & Innovation

    Inside the Philippines’ plan to pull 10 million people out of poverty

    By Joe McCarthy|June 22, 2016

    An ambitious goal for a country with a lackluster history of fighting poverty. Read more

  • Article: China begins plan to relocate millions of people
    Citizenship

    China begins plan to relocate millions of people

    By Joe McCarthy|May 10, 2016

    How China goes about it will speak volumes about the country's future. Read more

  • Article: This bicycle library is raising literacy rates in Afghanistan
    Education

    This bicycle library is raising literacy rates in Afghanistan

    By Gina Darnaud |April 27, 2016

    Every weekend, the children in Afghanistan cannot wait to welcome this school teacher! Read more