Nicola Pardy

Nicola Pardy is a freelance writer and producer based in London. She covers politics, culture, and gender issues. Currently, she’s pursuing a Master's degree in Gender, Policy, and Inequalities at the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Nadia Murad gestures with her hands against a blue sky.

Yazidi women still fear ISIS months after their defeat

As the US withdraws troops from Syria, displaced Yazidi women fear increased insecurity in the region could postpone rehabilitation and a return to their homeland in Iraq.

Iran has a new toy: Drone proliferation continues

Fake HIV/AIDS cures persist around the world

Has Obama’s Global Health Initiative run out of steam?

The dark side of economic sanctions

Is President Obama’s visit to Myanmar premature?

Obama will be the first sitting US president to visit Myanmar, but a chorus of voices is urging him to wait for further reforms.

Q&A with PATH: An update on malaria

Dr. Kent Campbell, director of the Malaria Control Program at PATH, spoke with GlobalPost about achievements in the fight against malaria and what is needed to bring transmission to zero.