In Rwanda, schoolgirls can now buy locally produced, cheaper sanitary towels
Refugee resettlement camps offer a safer space for South Sudanese children, who make up 64% of all refugees in Uganda.
Many Ugandans were once refugees themselves. Now, they are 'paying back the good' and making their country one of the best in the world for refugees.
Violence has contributed to the epidemic; aid agencies can't travel freely and are removing nonessential staff.
Water pumped from the Nile is the only option for 98% of the residents of South Sudan's capital.
The start of the rainy season in the war-torn country could spell a cholera outbreak.
Could this country be among the world's best for refugees?
South Sudan: From war to water crisis
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Rains and conflict will make bids to control
South Sudan's cholera outbreak harder
Juba's water vendors make a living, but it's a cut-throat business
Everyone knows about KZN's cancer crisis but no one is talking about the other provinces that operate on just one radiation oncologist — or less.
Abortion has been legal for more than 20 years in SA but many people still don't know when or where they can get safe terminations. These can help.
Sex workers tell of being tortured, including being beaten with sjamboks.
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.