The US and UK dominate the countries of the prize’s winners. Mukwege is the 11th recipient from Africa.
UNAMID peacekeepers from Nigeria register locals at a clinic in Labado, East Darfur. War and disease are tightly linked in Africa. (Photo/ Albert González Farran, UNAMID)
The story of sleeping sickness in Uganda tells us why you should definitely invite army generals and warlords to your next medical research conference.