Fishermen in Kangan, Iran, near the South Pars field. Image by Ako Salemi. Iran, 2016.
January 2, 2017 / The New Yorker
Ako Salemi

Ako Salemi photographs climate change in Iran.

Courtesy of Robert Amos.
December 27, 2016 / Mother Jones
Wes Enzinna

Robert Amos, an American veteran, created American Veterans of Kurdish Armed Forces and lobbied for more military assistance in Syria.

Abeer and her family arrive in Munich. Image provided by Abeer Albadawi. Germany, 2016.
December 23, 2016 / Time
Aryn Baker

Being granted asylum means making a snap decision that will change your future forever.

December 15, 2016 / Bloomberg News
Michael Kavanagh

President Joseph Kabila and his relatives have built a network of businesses that reaches into every corner of Congo’s economy. Is that why he won’t step down?

Published and Broadcast

Reports by Pulitzer Center journalists for print, online and broadcast news outlets
A soldier walks through an alley in the vicinity of Methar Lam. Image by Cpl. James L. Yarboro. Afghanistan, 2005.
January 19, 2017 / Harper's May Jeong
What will await Trump in Afghanistan?
Your limits are in your head. Image by Erin Wilson, courtesy of Outside.
January 19, 2017 / Outside Erik Vance
How our minds push our bodies to defy expectations, beliefs, and even our own biology—in short, to make miracles.
Sources interviewed in Khartoum describe signs of what they see as a pending relaxation of economic sanctions against the North African country, which has been subject to a comprehensive U.S. trade embargo for nearly 20 years. Image by Kira Zalan. Sudan, 2016.
January 18, 2017 / PRI's The World Kira Zalan
A new de-radicalization program provides a window into Sudan's efforts to fight extremism, while maintaining legitimacy with its Islamist base.

Untold Stories

Reports from the field - an exclusive channel of Pulitzer Center reporting
Two protesters, Sara and Sunny, holding signs in solidarity with the khawaja sira community.  Signs right to left read: "Let us live, too" and  "Government members, stop discriminating against khawaja siras." Image by Ikra Javed. Pakistan, 2016.
January 12, 2017
Ikra Javed
The international LGBT movement is far from over, but rarely does change come without passion— and protests. Though maybe just the start, see what some Pakistanis did to combat transgender abuse.
St. Theresa Point tipi
January 9, 2017 Dillon DeWitt
Life in the northern reserve of St. Theresa Point is demanding, but strengthening and protecting Oji-Cree culture is the greatest priority. In that regard, the reserve has had astounding success.
January 3, 2017 Mark Olalde
South Africa has historically failed to properly regulate closure of the mines that helped build its economy. These photos chronicle the country's attempt to play catch up.


Reporting projects commissioned by the Pulitzer Center
May Jeong
The task of making peace in Afghanistan seem to have fallen on the shoulders of unlikely men. This is the story of their efforts to end the war in Afghanistan.
A view of San Salvador from the northern outskirts of the city. Image by Jonathan Blitzer. El Salvador, 2016.
Jonathan Blitzer
Thousands of Salvadorans deported by the Obama Administration find a surprising new life in an unfamiliar homeland.
Close to 40 men and women sit around a table and share a meal inside the kitchen of the shelter.
Xyza Bacani
Singapore is a prosperous country in Asia and migrant workers have played an important role in its success, but at what cost?


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
Lake Urmia in the Sharafkhaneh Port. Image by Ako Salemi. Iran, 2016.
January 19, 2017
Ako Salemi
Persephone Miel Fellow Ako Salemi discusses his project on climate change in Iran.
Fidel Castro's remains are transported 500 miles from Havana to Santiago. The image shows an open car pulling a trailer holding his remains, surrounded by flowers.
January 12, 2017 Nick Schifrin, Zach Fannin
Nick Schifrin and Zach Fannin traveled to Cuba after Fidel Castro's death to report on the cruelty and charisma with which he ruled, and why Cubans do not predict his death will lead to major change.
A woman with depression and her counselor. The counselor is a "paraprofessional"—without a graduate degree. The patient says—she is happy with the care she's received. Image by Joanne Silberner. India, 2016.
January 6, 2017 Joanne Silberner
What does it take to address mental illnesses? See what some folks in India are doing.

Campus Consortium

Our Campus Consortium initiative forges dynamic relationships with colleges and universities
LaGuardia Community College's mission is to educate and graduate one of the most eclectic student populations in the country--over 160 countries are represented among LaGuardia's full-time students.
Washington University in St. Louis is one of our founding charter members, providing us with one of the critical building blocks for our educational initiatives.
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.
The partnership with the School of Journalism and Mass Communication and Gerald H. Read Center for International and Intercultural Education brings together journalists, students, faculty and...


News and views from the Pulitzer Center team
January 18, 2017 Arthur Jones
The Mercury News reported on a recent Pulitzer Center education team visit to Palo Alto High School.
Nuclear power plant in Cattenom, France. Image by Stefan Kühn courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. France, 2005.
January 17, 2017 Tom Hundley
This week: nuclear power's role in combatting global warming, the hidden lives of migrant workers, and what America gave El Salvador.
A screen shot of Everyday Africa's Instagram feed, showing a collection of new photographs of Africans living their lives on the continent.
January 12, 2017
Everyday Africa was highlighted by both Bill Gates and The New York Times for their work that transcends stereotypes and presents "normal life" on the African continent.