Monthly Archive: November, 2011

‘Saving Face’ Filmmaker on Shooting Documentaries in Pakistan

By Sonya Rehman Last year, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, a Pakistani filmmaker, won an International Emmy for “Pakistan’s Taliban Generation,” her documentary focusing on young Taliban recruits in the aftermath of Sept. 11. A new… Continue reading

Pakistan: Diagnosis from a Distance

Pakistan is experimenting with a relatively new model of healthcare delivery: telemedicine. For distance-based medical services to be successful, however, projects must grapple with challenges like inadequate infrastructure and patient distrust of the… Continue reading