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Lowest-Income Countries Hit Hardest by Climate Change

April 2015: Article The global problem of climate change poses the greatest threat to the least developed countries.

Time With Parents Key for Adolescents

April 2015: Article The more time mothers spent engaged in activities with their adolescent children, the less teens were involved in delinquent behavior, according to a study in the most recent issue of the Journal of Marriage and Family.

Youth Are Key to Tackling Noncommunicable Diseases in Africa

April 2015: Datasheet Establishing healthy behaviors among young Africans could help stem a looming regional epidemic of noncommunicable diseases like cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, and chronic respiratory conditions, according to this PRB policy brief and data sheet with comprehensive data appendix. In Nairobi, PRB launched the products to a crowd of more than 100 people.

Health Journalists Network in Uganda Wins Global Media Award

December 2014: Article The Health Journalists Network in Uganda has won this year's top Global Media Award with its special edition of Health Digest on reproductive health policy.

New PRB Appalachia Report Examines Jobs, Degrees, and Other Trends

April 2015: Report Appalachia's residents in their prime working years are less likely to be in the labor force or to hold college degrees than the U.S. population as a whole, but these and other demographic, health, and socioeconomic patterns vary widely within the region.

Who Votes in America?

October 2000: Article As the U.S. presidential election draws closer, the candidates are paying attention to key demographic groups. But which groups are likely to cast votes in the presidential election? (Note: This article was written prior to the 2000 presidential election.)

PRB’s Policy Communication Training in Demand in Egypt

January 2015: Article PRB held its well-known training workshop on policy communication at the Alexandria High Institute for Public Health, in Egypt, in October 2014.

Senior Women Journalists Chosen for 'Women Deliver' Awards

March 2015: Article Three alumna of PRB's Women's Edition program and a fourth journalist who participates in PRB's study tours and trainings in Francophone West Africa are among 15 journalists being honored by Women Deliver for their excellent reporting on the health and rights of women and girls.


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