Martin Bader


Martin Bader is a journalist based in South Asia focused on human rights and development. He was previously based in the Middle East and writes in English and German.

Latest Articles

Alternative malnutrition treatments hold promise for millions of children
13 Aug 2018

In a bid to increase the uptake of ready-to-use therapeutic food for severe acute malnutrition, some experts are turning to their backyards for new affordable solutions.

In Nepal, proposed INGO regulation has sector fearful
1 May 2018

Experts have voiced concerns about the proposed National Integrity Policy, which may restrict and in some cases even prevent international NGOs from working in Nepal in the future.

With improvements in child marriage fight, some fear a funding drop
16 Apr 2018

The percentage of girls in South Asia marrying before their 18th birthday has dropped from nearly 50 percent to 30 percent. While this decline has drawn praise, it also doesn't fully represent the realities on the ground, warned groups that focus on child marriage. And some fear the rare positive news could lead to a drop in funding, and a backsliding in progress.