Children need more than books to flourish at school. De-worming may be one of the most cost-effective ways to increase school participation in Africa.
A sight for sore eyes: Teachers test pupils’ eyes to keep them in school
In this township, alcohol makes violent men close to three times more likely to rape a woman.
As the death toll rises, we look at the people, the policies and the politicians at the centre of this national tragedy.
Finally capping its own medics, the country must now retain them and coax them into rural areas.
Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in Zulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.