12,000 researchers and scientists, medical professionals, activists, policy makers and perhaps most importantly, members of the global HIV+ positive community have gathered in Melbourne, Australia this week to share ideas, latest developments and shape the continued battle against HIV/AIDS.
In a conflict that has been unfolding for decades, shaped by a history unfolding for centuries, the reality of this latest Palestinian-Israeli conflict is not unique. Impacted most of all are the region’s children.
Raising children in a tent city with fear and hardship around you every day is unimaginably difficult. Actress, mother, and International Medical Corps Global Ambassador Sienna Miller visited a Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon to meet with some of the mothers in this tough situation and learn more about their experiences, and their hopes for […]
Families in the Sheohar District in India have been doing everything right. Fresh food choices, breastfeeding and a booming economy. Vivek is a child in one of these families — and he should be thriving. However, like so many millions of children under five around the world, he is suffering from malnourishment and stunting.
Did you know your refrigerator alone uses around 9 times the amount of electricity as the average Ethiopian does in a whole year? This doesn’t make me feel guilty, but it certainly feels unfair. It’s unfair too that a lack of reliable power means…
Just about a year ago, we sat, glued to our computers, mesmerized by a 16 year-old girl speaking at the United Nations. She spoke humbly, yet boldly, about the attackers who shot her for speaking out about girls’ education, about the power of a book, and about forgiveness.