Gambian migrants travel deeper into the Darien Gap by boat. Image by Jason Motlagh. 2016.
September 13, 2016 / SBS: Dateline
Jason Motlagh

Dateline journeys through one of the world’s most dangerous jungles, a route populated by drug traffickers, bandits and migrants searching for a new beginning.

August 11, 2016 / The New York Times
Scott Anderson, Paolo Pellegrin

Scott Anderson's foreword to "Fractured Lands," from the August 14, 2016 issue of The New York Times Magazine.

Au pairs walk back to the train after shopping at Loppemarked
August 1, 2016 / Rappler
Ana P. Santos, Allison Shelley

How do you go on a cultural exchange program and end up a pregnant undocumented migrant?

A boy rides a bike towards a brick kiln outside of Varanasi, India. Many kilns in the country rely on bonded labor. Image by Ann Hermes. India, 2016.
July 31, 2016 / Christian Science Monitor
Michael Holtz, Ann Hermes

India is home to 18.3 million modern slaves. Can mobilizing freed ones help change that?

Published and Broadcast

Reports by Pulitzer Center journalists for print, online and broadcast news outlets
The remains of a large cargo ship marooned on the dried-out seabed of Lake Urmia. Image by Ako Salemi. Iran, 2016.
September 30, 2016 / Vox Ako Salemi, Yochi Dreazen
One of Iran's best known lakes is disappearing. These photos show what's left behind as the waters recede.
Violet Banda found out she was HIV positive at age 14 when living with her aunt.
September 29, 2016 / Global Health NOW Jennifer Stephens
As the world sprints to end AIDS, young people born with HIV but never told of their condition by their guardians are coming to terms with their disease—and living fulfilling lives.
Dhurba B.K. attends a gathering of Nepalese migrant workers in Doha, Qatar. B.K. is one of about 400,000 Nepalese workers there, many of whom struggled with whether to stay after an April 2015 earthquake damaged huge portions of Nepal. Image by Shilu Manandar. Qatar, 2016.
September 29, 2016 / Global Press Journal Yam Kumari Kandel
For the millions of Nepalese migrant workers abroad, the 2015 earthquake in Nepal presented a dilemma: Return home to be with family or continue working to support their family.

Untold Stories

Reports from the field - an exclusive channel of Pulitzer Center reporting
Emirates Friendship floating hospital
September 27, 2016
Nikita Sampath
Climate change is affecting vulnerable populations of Bangladesh. They are adapting in a number of ways, setting an example for the developed West.
September 27, 2016 Nikita Sampath
Growing sea levels and intense cyclones have turned the drinking water saline in coastal Bangladesh. The villagers cope the best they can.
Chief Woods
September 27, 2016 Dillon DeWitt
The northern reserves value summer for the activities that are made possible in the warmer weather. St. Theresa Point organizes its summer schedule around social commitments and family.


Reporting projects commissioned by the Pulitzer Center
Ako Salemi
A look at how climate change impacts Iran.
Laura Kasinof
Some 1.1 million migrants came to seek asylum in Germany’s borders in 2015 and more are on their way. What's life like for refugees after they arrive?
Leaders of Nzotheka Support Group for young people living with HIV in Lilongwe
Jennifer Stephens
As the world sprints to end AIDS, adolescent girls and young women in Malawi suffer from much higher HIV rates than male peers: a look at this shocking disparity.


Gateways contain multiple Pulitzer Center reporting projects that focus on a single issue
This Gateway provides compelling material related to the role of women in society and the impact of industrialization and international development on women, children, and families.
The world's oceans are vital to the planet's health—and ours. How is this resource managed now and what are its prospects for the future?
Pulitzer Center journalists examine emerging nuclear threats, from an alarming new arms race between India and Pakistan to the competition between the U.S. and Russia on nuclear exports.


Global Gateway inspires students to become active consumers and producers of news and information
Trucks parked by the roadside in Longonot center on the Maai Mahiu-Naivasha road. Image by Beatrice Obwocha. Kenya, 2016.
September 22, 2016
Beatrice Obwocha
Meet Beatrice Obwocha, a Kenyan journalist reporting on road safety.
Satellite image of Hurricane Katrina.
September 1, 2016 Paul A. Kramer
As the U.S. government responded to Hurricane Katrina what difference did it make that the nation was at war? In what ways were post-Katrina relief operations experienced as the war “coming home"?
Image by Ben Taub. Europe, 2016.
August 31, 2016 Ben Taub
Journalist Ben Taub discusses his project, "The Assad Files," the story of how a group of war crimes investigators smuggled 600,000 pages of government documents out of Syria.

Campus Consortium

Our Campus Consortium initiative forges dynamic relationships with colleges and universities
The collaboration combines Johns Hopkins’ deep bench of top public health experts with the Pulitzer Center’s extensive experience supporting global health reporting for leading news outlets.
American University offers a balance between class time and career-advancing experience in Washington, D.C., and beyond.
Affiliated with State University of New York (SUNY), Westchester Community College continues its tradition as "Veteran Friendly Campus" and offers new Communications & Journalism Innovation Lab.
Boston University is one of the Consortium partners that has experimented with diverse ways of linking Pulitzer Center journalists with BU students, faculty and the broader community.


News and views from the Pulitzer Center team
September 29, 2016 Evey Wilson, Daniella Zalcman
This year, the Pulitzer Center exhibited Daniella Zalcman's award-winning photography at Photoville on the Brooklyn waterfront. Zalcman's work explores the legacy of Indian Residential Schools in...
September 27, 2016 Tom Hundley
Bolivia’s unconventional win in the drug war, Syrian’s mistrust of technology, and the arbitrary border of Azerbaijan.
September 23, 2016 Nathalie Applewhite
We are seeking an entrepreneurial, creative, and high-energy Campaign Director to provide day-to-day leadership and support for a five-year $50 million campaign.