Reduce Reuse Refill The Advantages of Reusable Water Bottles

Reduce, Reuse, Refill: The Advantages of Reusable Water Bottles

Not only does using a reusable water bottle promote other sustainable behaviors, it also provides significant environmental benefits.
The Gates Foundation Leveraging Passion Science and Creativity to Improve Vaccine Delivery

The Gates Foundation: Leveraging Passion, Science and Creativity to Improve Vaccine Delivery

Breakthrough technologies are helping healthcare professionals deliver vaccines to where they’re needed most.
Treating Trachoma with a Simple 15 Minute Surgery

Treating Trachoma with a Simple 15-Minute Surgery

Trachoma is a bacterial infection of the eye that can lead to irreversible blindness if not diagnosed and treated early.
Supporting Healthy Mothers

Supporting Healthy Mothers

Livelihood in Haiti A Plan for Sustainability

Livelihood in Haiti: A Plan for Sustainability

Three years after a devastating earthquake shook their nation to the core, Haitians in rural Thibeau struggle to reclaim their lives and to revive hope.
Malaria The Silent Killer

Malaria: The Silent Killer

Mediaplanet sat down with Executive Director of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership to discuss the importance and future of malaria research.
Olivia Wilde Lays a Strong Foundation in Senegal

Olivia Wilde Lays a Strong Foundation in Senegal

Award-winning actress, producer, director and model, Olivia Wilde lends her voice to raise the standard of health in the developing world.
Weathering Climate Change

Weathering Climate Change

Climate change affects everyone. But in many developing countries, shifting temperature and precipitation patterns are making life especially hard for women.
Women of the World are Setting Their Sights on Success

Women of the World are Setting Their Sights on Success

Latin America and the Caribbean galvanize efforts to meet UN Millennium Development Goals by 2015.
Child Sponsorship Does it Make An Impact

Child Sponsorship: Does it Make An Impact?

If you're ever flicking through T.V. channels late at night, more than likely you've come across a child with wide eyes and a distended stomach asking you to sponsor a child.