child mortality

This president is putting his money where his mouth is when it comes to an NHI

Kate Hodal

Mali joins the ranks of countries such as Sierra Leone, South Africa & Burkina Faso to provide free healthcare to moms and tots.


Seven charts that show the world is actually becoming a better place

Julius Probst

A look at key data shows that the world is much better off today than ever before in history


Hunger is still killing South Africa’s children

The state needs civil society to help to combat malnutrition, which stunts children’s potential


SA's healthcare system in shabby state

Shoks Mnisi Mzolo

Disease and death flourish while the number of doctors diminishes and the cost of health remains under the microscope, writes Shoks Mnisi Mzolo.


Child mortality declining in Niger

A Nigerien blogger visits villages in Niger, investigating whether child mortality rates have improved since the commitment to the MDGs in 2000.