Fighting Malaria in Uganda
A slide show from the front lines.
Posted Wednesday, April 25, 2007, at 7:18 AM
Chang's photographs capture the tragic reality of the disease as well as aggressive new efforts to combat it. He visits clinics overrun with malaria victims, fields and factories where African farmers grow and process key ingredients for new malaria drugs, and a rural bed-net distribution program reaching mothers and children vulnerable to the mosquito bites that transmit the disease.
Click here to read a slide-show essay about efforts to fight malaria in Uganda.
Kyu-Young Lee writes on development issues and works with Malaria No More.
Chien-Chi Chang has been a photographer with Magnum Photos since 1995 and was awarded the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund for Humanistic Photography in 1999.