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Diasporas

Eyes healed by Ayurvedic treatment

Ayurvedic eye treatment helped Ashok Puri improve his eyesight after Western doctors declared his condition 'untreatable.'

Diasporas and global health

Professor James Busumtwi-sam outlines key issues in global health with reference to the UN's Millennium Development Goals.

Panos Network provides a new lens for international development

It’s past time to reject the notion of an economically prosperous, technically advanced “North” and a technologically backward, politically naïve and ill-informed “South”

A Vancouver doctor brings a cure for clubfoot to children in Uganda

Ugandan paramedicals are trained by the Uganda Sustainable Clubfoot Care project to apply an economically and socially feasible treatment to a crippling birth defect. Photo: USCCP

What is Poverty?

‘Being poor’ surely means ‘not having enough’, or ‘being deprived’? But not having enough of, or being deprived of what?