December 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

Exploring the role of telemedicine in improving access to healthcare services by women and girls in rural Nepal
Telematics and Informatics

Read the story “Telemedicine Helps to Overcome Gender-Based Barriers to Healthcare” about the award-winning research!

November 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

Allergy and immunology in Africa: Challenges and unmet needs
Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Read the story “Allergies are on the rise in Africa, but there aren’t enough specialists to treat them” about the award-winning research!

October 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

The end of famine? Prospects for the elimination of mass starvation by political action
Political Geography

Read the story “Understanding causes of famines of the past may help put an end to them” about the award-winning research!

September 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

Implementing and managing urban forests: A much needed conservation strategy to increase ecosystem services and urban wellbeing
Ecological Modelling

Read the story “Urban forests make megacities more environmentally sustainable” about the award-winning research!

August 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

Growth, inequality, and poverty reduction in developing countries: Recent global evidence
Research in Economics

Read the story “Growth, Inequality, and Poverty Reduction” about the award-winning research!

July 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

Women’s empowerment through seed improvement and seed governance: Evidence from participatory barley breeding in pre-war Syria
NJAS - Wageningen Journal of Life Sciences

Read the story “Plant breeding for gender equality” about the award-winning research!

June 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

Read the story “Girl Talk: Smartphone app teaches girls about sexual health” about the award-winning research!

Girl Talk: A Smartphone Application to Teach Sexual Health Education to Adolescent Girls
Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology

May 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

Read the story “Run for your (longer) life!” about the award-winning research!

Running as a Key Lifestyle Medicine for Longevity
Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases

April 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

Ecological effects of antibiotics on natural ecosystems: A review
Microchemical Journal

Read the story “Are Antibiotics Making Nature Sick?” about the award-winning research!

March 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

The role of social actors in water access in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Malawi and Zambia
Water Resources and Rural Development

Read the story “Losing the world’s natural heritage” about the award winning research!

February 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

Recent increases in human pressure and forest loss threaten many Natural World Heritage Sites
Biological Conservation

January 2017 Atlas nominations

Winning article

Caregiving within and beyond the family is associated with lower mortality for the caregiver: A prospective study
Evolution and Human Behavior

Read the story “Could caring for your grandchildren help you live longer?” about the award winning research!