World Jun 21

Future of Food, a series from PBS NewsHour Weekend
PBS NewsHour Weekend presents ‘The Future of Food’

PBS NewsHour Weekend and Mark Bittman, former New York Times food writer and bestselling author, present 'The Future of Food,' a series of reports about efforts being made around the world to produce enough food sustainably and ethically for a…

World Jun 15

Ugandan medics now tackling Ebola say they lack supplies

While Ugandan authorities praise health workers as “heroes” and say they are prepared to contain the spread of Ebola, some workers disagree, wondering where the millions of dollars spent on preparing for the virus have gone if a hospital on…

World Sep 20

Former President Barack Obama at his last press conference at the White House in Washington, D.C. in January. Photo by Joshua Roberts/Reuters
WATCH: Obama speaks at global health event

Former President Barack Obama spoke at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Goalkeepers event in New York on Wednesday to measure the progress of global health over the past 25 years.

In the Netherlands, the approach, known as “comprehensive sex education,” starts as early as age 4. You'll never hear an explicit reference to sex in a kindergarten class. The goal is bigger than that. It’s about having open, honest conversations…

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