#Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Feature: Here's What Pregnancy Looks Like Around Sub-Saharan Africa
    FeatureHealth

    Here's What Pregnancy Looks Like Around Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 20, 2018

    About 830 women die from pregnancy- or childbirth-related complications every day. Read more

  • Video: Why Ending HIV Starts With Empowering Women and Girls
    PartnerHealth

    Why Ending HIV Starts With Empowering Women and Girls

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Sept. 7, 2018|Johnson & Johnson

    Women and girls make up about 75% of new HIV infections in sub-Saharan Africa. Read more

  • Article: This Activist Is Ending Patterns of Sexual Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Girls & Women

    This Activist Is Ending Patterns of Sexual Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Joe McCarthy|July 2, 2018

    “Being a survivor and having two girls, I couldn’t let this cycle of sexual trauma continue." Read more

  • Article: 'The Greatest Nightmare of Africa' Endangers Millions of Lives
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    'The Greatest Nightmare of Africa' Endangers Millions of Lives

    By Maya Zaynetdinova|June 19, 2018

    It kills more children than AIDS, malaria, and measles combined. Read more

  • Article: Nearly Half the World's 152 Million Child Laborers Do Hazardous Work
    Health

    Nearly Half the World's 152 Million Child Laborers Do Hazardous Work

    June 11, 2018|Voice of America

    152 million children are "languishing in a kind of slavery." Read more