Persephone Miel. Image courtesy of Internews.
October 21, 2010

The call for 2016 fellows is now open. The deadline is March 1, 2016.

February 3, 2016 / PBS NewsHour
Rob Tinworth, Miles O'Brien

Where is the balance between economic calculations that save more lives in the long-term and the individual human right to health care in the near?

January 20, 2016 / Los Angeles Times
Ana P. Santos, Veejay Villafranca

If nothing is done about the HIV/AIDS crisis in the Philippines, the country's outlook is grim.

January 8, 2016
Jon Sawyer

Highlights from another memorable year as the Pulitzer Center begins its second decade.

Published and Broadcast

Reports by Pulitzer Center journalists for print, online and broadcast news outlets
February 9, 2016 / Health Affairs Carina Storrs
The rotavirus vaccine is now included in routine immunization in many countries around the world. But can researchers find ways to boost its performance to save more lives in low-income countries?
February 8, 2016 / The Atlantic Stuart A. Reid
Authoritarian leaders like the Gambia's Yahya Jammeh seem to relish the West's wealth. Why doesn’t the United States use that against them?
February 6, 2016 / Rappler Ana P. Santos
Dr. Genesis Samonte of the Philippine Department of Health explains the HIV stats to better understand the story behind the numbers.

Untold Stories

Reports from the field - an exclusive channel of Pulitzer Center reporting
February 10, 2016
Rhitu Chatterjee
Brazil’s school feeding program is considered one of the best in the world. Journalist Rhitu Chatterjee was prepared to be impressed, but she didn't expect such high quality and care.
February 10, 2016 Rhitu Chatterjee
Soda or fresh fruit? Brazil's school feeding program began as a way to reduce hunger and malnutrition. But today, the program helps tackle obesity by encouraging children to "eat healthy."
February 10, 2016 Beatrice Obwocha
Motorcyclists and pillion passengers made up 22 percent of traffic accident deaths in 2014, according to the Kenya’s National Transport and Safety Authority.

Projects

Reporting projects commissioned by the Pulitzer Center
Rhitu Chatterjee
Brazil’s school feeding program feeds 45 million children. Besides fighting hunger, it is also changing kids’ understanding of food and nutrition, while supporting millions of local farmers.
Carina Storrs
Vaccines for rotavirus, cholera and other diseases result in relatively weak immunity among children in Asia and Africa. Can treating pervasive, chronic gut disease boost vaccine performance?
Stuart A. Reid
Gambia's dictator, Yahya Jammeh, has stayed in power for over 20 years. A U.S.-based group decided to get rid of him once and for all.

Gateways

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.

Education

Global Gateway inspires students to become active consumers and producers of news and information
February 10, 2016
Carina Storrs
Why don’t certain vaccines work as well in low-income countries as they do in the U.S. and other high-income countries? And how can we shrink the gap?
The traditional blanket toss at the annual whaling feast in Point Hope, Alaska on June 16, 2015.
February 9, 2016 Julia O'Malley, Katie Orlinsky
How is climate change challenging Native communities across rural Alaska where hunting, fishing and foraging for food anchors cultures and economies? And what happens when whale meat begins to spoil?
February 9, 2016 Yigal Schleifer
Yigal Schleifer explores the European political sphere after the Cold War and examines the struggle for democratization in three countries: Hungary, Ukraine and Turkey.

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.

Blog

News and views from the Pulitzer Center team
February 9, 2016 Tom Hundley
Do you save one life at the cost of 10?
February 8, 2016 Elana Dure, Katherine Zoepf
Pulitzer Center grantee Katherine Zoepf, executive director Jon Sawyer and contributing editor Kem Knapp Sawyer visit Northwestern University in Qatar.
February 8, 2016 Elana Dure, Amanda Ottaway
Students from the Inspired Teaching School present their blended photos at the Pulitzer Center.