The project wants a clearer picture and open talk on poverty. Does it oversimplify? Tania Rabesandratana investigates.
Two per cent of African patients die from surgery compared with the global average of one per cent.
Methane gas produced by India’s large cattle population contributes to global warming, says study.
An investigation of the toxic fallout of pollutants released during conflict documents health and economic impacts.
Pakistan’s newly launched genetic mutation database may help deal with disorders linked to consanguineous marriages.
Rainfall patterns cast doubt on reliability of planned hydropower dams in Eastern and Southern Africa.
This photo gallery shows a simple, environmentally friendly method for developing tree seedlings.
Information could help weigh up climate risks if it reaches lowlands residents now using traditional knowledge.
As prices of electronic devices drop and disposable incomes grow, e-waste volumes keep rising.