by Ariel Hofher
Ariel Hofher explores the difficulties of bringing safe, reliable drinking water to the people of Madagascar, arguing that building wells is not enough. To reduce poverty, address gender-based inequity, and improve health, education is the key.
by Charmaine Shuford
The unfinished Tower of David, the world's tallest slum, stands as testimony to the failed dreams of affordable housing in Caracas, Venezuela. Charmaine Shuford investigates the roles of history, population growth, and government policies in solving the global problem of 'overurbanization.'