basic social services
West Africa has the lowest literacy rates in the world. This report calculates the scale of the literacy crisis in West Africa, and explores what should be done about it.
The intensification and spread of the conflict in Afghanistan is increasingly affecting civilians.
A surge of state aid for women and their families, investment in basic services, urgently needed; 75% of widows interviewed not receiving pension
Iraqi women are suffering a ‘silent e
The realization of the right to health for millions of people in poor countries depends upon a massive increase in health services to achieve universal and equitable access.