International

Bringing African researchers together to advance science

December 18, 2017

Young scientists are getting their first experience working in the field as they study the ecosystem of Kenya's Mara River.

Firoz Academy aims to bring education and jobs to troubled regions

December 15, 2017

The Yalie-founded startup provides instruction in English, math and technology, as well as leadership skills, to high school students in Kabul, Afghanistan.

YSPH professor sets sights on improving global breastfeeding rates

December 13, 2017

Rafael Pérez-Escamilla, director of the Global Health Concentration, has devised a unique process to help countries create custom breastfeeding programs.

The Laws and Economics of Confucianism

December 13, 2017

Taisu Zhang, associate professor of law (Cambridge University Press)

African deforestation not as great as feared, Yale research shows

December 11, 2017

Newly updated data on deforestation across the continent can help with conservation and environmental efforts, according to researchers.

New Global Health Institute announced at Yale

December 8, 2017

Approved Dec. 8 by the Yale Corporation, the Yale Institute for Global Health will serve to improve worldwide health outcomes through research and engagement.

November on ‘The MacMillan Report’

December 8, 2017

November's guests were Grace Kao, Annaq Zayaruznaya, Ashish Koul, and Arvydas Grišinas.

MacMillan Center expands support of graduate education

December 8, 2017

The new MacMillan Center International Conference Travel Grants will support Yale Ph.D. students in their professional development.

Yale-affiliated program in Bangladesh named a top charity

December 6, 2017

Established in collaboration with Yale economist Mushfiq Mobarak, No Lean Season offers interest-free transportation loans to poor rural families.

YSPH responds to Brazil's microcephaly crisis

December 6, 2017

Thanks to the spread of the Zika virus, microcephaly has been on the rise in Brazil. Yale researchers have been instrumental to helping contain it.