How the WEConnect International program helped Madelaine Artavia Sotela grow her construction company.
How Adalto Bianchini's research is helping the largest country in South America rewrite its rules on one of its most precious resources
Life as a farmer on the terraced plots of land in Central Nepal isn’t easy, but the introduction of new agricultural practices and a few cheap, simple tools could be a boon for the men and women who work the region’s soil
Riding a public bus in the Central American country can be a treacherous and even deadly experience. But a local think tank is using its newfound ability to conduct detailed on-the-ground research to help transform a system relied upon by millions.
How the Prospera Digital e-banking program could put money in the hands of Mexico’s low-income families with just a few taps — and transform their lives in the process
How a Canadian virologist helped create a five-in-one livestock vaccine that could transform the lives of millions in Africa
Four years after the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory killed more than 1,000 people in Bangladesh, a Dhaka-based think tank continues to push for wholesale changes to one of the country’s most important industries
Long considered pests, insects are now on the menu for farmed fish and poultry in Kenya and Uganda, where scientists are looking for cheaper, healthier ways to boost animal growth and develop the local economy
More than 95 per cent of women in Egypt have experienced sexual harassment at least once, but many citizens there turn a blind eye when it happens. The HarassMap project is aiming to change that attitude at home and abroad, empowering women and changing the attitudes of men in the process.
How the Wawared project is using technology to collect and share health data that will improve the lives of women and, perhaps eventually, everyone in the nation
Ron Deibert, the director of Citizen Lab, the University of Toronto's vaunted digital watchdog, explains the importance of the Cyber Stewards Network project, which supports building cybersecurity in places such as Asia, Africa and Latin America
In Ghana's Volta River delta, the remotely-operated aerial vehicles are going where researchers can't to help study coastal erosion, flooding and migration
Illegal trading and the violence that can accompany it is a scourge along Latin America’s borders, but researchers from across the region are working together to find ways to combat the problem
After years of falling behind the rest of Asia in information and communications technology, Myanmar is quickly catching up
How one project is helping a part of the North African country innovate to weather the effects of a changing climate
A look at how small and medium-sized businesses on the continent are starting to play a bigger role in environmental sustainability
How evaluating an educational program that helps women in India empower themselves could help ensure its future
Exploring ways to get fish on the table in Bolivia
How the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences is helping shape the continent's future
The text-messaging technology that's helping quash misinformation and save lives in Kenya
How solar-powered water pumps are helping Pakistani farmers adjust to climate change
How one organization is using the law to improve maternal and child health in Uganda
Changing irrigation practices to combat malaria in Northern Peru