Everest in the Alps – Toby’s Story

Toby is battling with a brain tumour and suffered terribly before it was diagnosed. Now he is battling through his first 18 months of...

Photo essay on Ivory Coast by Mike DuBose Part II

This is the second part of the Ivory Coast photo essay by award-winning American photographer Mike DuBose. Part I is published here. Victor Diby Gnangbi...

Ivory Coast Photo Essay – By Mike DuBose. Part I

The following photo essay based on a recent trip to Ivory Coast was shot by award-winning photographer Mike DuBose. (Part I).  See UMNS site...

Ebola changes Ivory Coast without crossing border

The following first in a series of two was contributed by American journalist Kathy Gilbert of the United Methodist News Service based on a...

Imaginative cartoons: Reaching out for AIDS, Malaria and Ebola

Geneva-based animator Firdaus Kharas, founder of Chocolate Moose Media, is an an expert in behaviour-change communications who has produced global campaigns for reaching out to...

Sierre Leone in the time of Ebola

How frontline workers see the Ebola response in Sierra Leone. Nick van Praag, who is just back from this West African country, shares some...

Beyond the blah-blah: What now with the Sustainable Development Goals?

The creation of a new and more realistic post-2015 agenda to replace the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) is already happening with Geneva in the...