The Don of Disco Data

To understand the way to a better world through development, data visualization rock star Hans Rosling urges top players to invite more statisticians to the dance floor.

Reading Lessons

For many Cambodian women, schooling was either a luxury denied to them or taken away by the reign of the Khmer Rouge. Heifer's literacy classes are now helping women improve their families' income, health and nutrition.

In East Africa, Milk is Money

The East Africa Dairy Development project is helping 1 million people pull themselves out of poverty in Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda. These dairy farmers are finding that when they do well, their entire communities do well, too.

Aging India

As young families move to pursue modern jobs in the cities and life expectancy increases, India struggles to address a growing, heartbreaking gap in elder care.