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End AIDS by 2030? Not at This Rate.

July 23, 2014 | by Ralf Jürgens
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How Police Can Arrest the Spread of HIV

July 18, 2014 | by Sanjay Patil
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A People’s Court, Live and On the Air in Nigeria

June 10, 2014 | by Udo Jude Ilo
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Grantee Spotlight

After an Economic Crisis, Modern-Day Greek Ruins

May 12, 2014 | by Lauren Frohne
Photographer Nikos Pilos documents the wreckage of Greece’s industrial zone in the wake of the financial crisis.

EU Shines Light on Shadowy World of Clinical Drug Trial Data

May 12, 2014 | by David Hammerstein
Surprisingly, we don't really know much about the effectiveness of many of our medicines. Now, a new EU regulation could help us peek behind the drug companies' curtain.

The Drug War Doesn’t Add Up, Say Nobel Economists

May 9, 2014 | by John Collins
A new report from the London School of Economics includes calls from five Nobel laureates to end the “war on drugs.”
Grantee Spotlight

Pakistani Law Helps Victims of Conflict, Sets Precedent

May 9, 2014 | by Javed Rezayee, Christopher Rogers
More than 30,000 civilians have been killed in Pakistan since the September 11, 2001, attacks. Finally, there is a model for how their families can be compensated.

Disability Rights Are Human Rights

May 9, 2014 | by Theresia Degener
When Theresia Degener began working in the disability rights movement, she believed that human rights consisted of weak and unenforceable laws.
Grantee Spotlight

Who Defines Roma?

May 8, 2014 | by Mihai Surdu
Today’s expert-led, academic discourse on Roma identity presents a curious consensus on who the Roma are and typically reinforces stereotypes.
Grantee Spotlight

A Victory for the Rights of Women in Rural South Africa

May 7, 2014 | by Sithuthukile Mkhize
A bill in South Africa threatened rural women’s health and rights by favoring tradition over constitutional protections. But advocates fought back and won.
Grantee Spotlight

For LGBTQ Youth in Athens, a Chance to Stand and Be Heard

May 5, 2014 | by George-K. Charonis
There is some irony in the notion of a young people’s organization reminding the Greek government of the responsibility it has to citizens of Athens, the classical birthplace of democracy.
Grantee Spotlight

A Democratic Experiment Gives Voice to Hidden Roma Communities

May 5, 2014 | by Carmen Gheorghe
In the small town of Mizil, one organization is trying to awaken a constituency that has never truly been able to express their political voice.

Denmark, the CIA, and the Killing of Anwar al-Awlaki

April 30, 2014 | by Amrit Singh, Jessica Scholes
A wealth of evidence demonstrates that the Danish intelligence services played a key role in the killing of U.S. citizen Anwar al-Awlaki by a drone strike in September 2011.

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