rwanda

ebola

The Second-Deadliest Outbreak of Ebola Ever is About to Spread to a Third Country

A second case in the Congolese border city Goma is raising fears the outbreak will spread into Rwanda.
David Gilbert
7.31.19
Raining Blood

The World’s Fastest Commercial Drone Will Drop Blood on the US This Year

Zipline has been using its drones for months to deliver lifesaving blood to Rwandan villages. Now it’s coming to the US.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.3.18
rwanda

Masculinity and Mental Health in Post-Genocide Rwanda

The vast majority of perpetrators of the 1994 genocide were men. Now, having served time in prison, they want to heal themselves and their communities, but toxic masculinity remains a barrier.
Alice McCool
11.16.17
Voices

How Rwanda Embraced Innovation to Help Establish Affordable Health Care

A campaign to bring clear vision to people has reached 90 percent of the African country's population, but the problem remains for 2.5 billion worldwide.
Agnes Binagwaho
10.20.17
milk

Is the Milk Bar the New Bar Bar?

Charles likes to head to Milk Zone with a few guy friends, he says, where they kick back and enjoy their milk and talk about the stresses of their day.
Debra Kamin
8.11.17
revenge porn

Rwanda's Female Presidential Candidate Latest Victim of Nude Photo Leak

We spoke with an expert on revenge porn to understand how image-based sexual abuse can be used as a political tactic to harm and intimidate women.
Kimberly Lawson
5.11.17
Impact

How Activists Are Trying to Save What They Can of Congo

We talked to documentary filmmaker Paul Freedman about his film 'Merci Congo' in anticipation of its premiere on VICELAND.
Sarah Bellman
12.8.16
africa

Watch the President of Rwanda Launch a Blood Delivery Drone

Getting medicine to rural villages in Rwanda just got a lot easier.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
10.17.16
africa

Artificial Intelligence Is Predicting Human Poverty From Space

Because people on Earth don’t seem to have the time and money.
Sarah Emerson
8.18.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, a man was shot and killed by police during a routine traffic stop in Minnesota, Attorney General Loretta Lynch closed the case on Hillary Clinton's private email server, and more.
VICE Staff
7.7.16
africa

Burundi on the Brink: A Year of Violence, and the World Isn't Sure What to Do

While Burundi wallows in political upheaval, the United Nations has watched its government repress protests as dissidents and members of the opposition are tortured, killed, or disappeared.
Samuel Oakford
4.28.16
Art

How Artists Are Addressing the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Artists from Banksy to Ai Weiwei are creating works that address the refugee crisis, but where do we draw the line between raising awareness and exploitation?
Mike Steyels
4.16.16
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