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Vivian Glyck

Pregnant in Uganda

Vivian Glyck | Posted 08.24.2011 | Impact
Vivian Glyck

With little exposure to prenatal care or access to delivery services or emergency obstetric care, these women appear to be ready to face their future, which may include a motorcycle ride on dirt roads, while in labor, to the nearest medical facility.

Listen to Your Heart

Vivian Glyck | Posted 08.09.2011 | Impact
Vivian Glyck

There is a world of compassionate heroes out there who listen to their hearts every day. And I know that an open heart breeds gratitude -- the greatest cure for our own and our world's woes.

How to Improve the Economic Development of a Rebuilding Country

Vivian Glyck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Vivian Glyck

Now, more than ever, is the time to reach out and care for the rest of the planet. We are all in this together.

Is Crime and Punishment TV Helpful?

Vivian Glyck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Vivian Glyck

So what happens to girls and women in the developing world who are abused without this level of transparency and education about the law?

How Can You End the Cycle of Poverty?

Vivian Glyck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Vivian Glyck

This is the cycle of poverty. As soon as you progress one rung up the ladder, circumstances shove you back down and you end up on the bottom with a long way to climb back up.

George Clooney and Nicholas Kristof Take Malaria Questions From Readers

Vivian Glyck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Vivian Glyck

Two of my favorite leading men got together and brought the issue of malaria-related deaths to the forefront.

What Would You Do if This Was Your Child?

Vivian Glyck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Vivian Glyck

One evening two years ago when I was in Uganda, I met a beautiful little girl named Violet at the Bishop Asili Hospital. A lab test had diagnosed her with malaria.

Why Women Are the Key to Ending Hunger

Vivian Glyck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Vivian Glyck

Can the solution to hunger be attributed to one sex over the other? Is it really that cut and dry? If so, how do we maximize our efforts to support the findings?