August 15, 2014 / The Guardian
Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin

Two years ago, 34 striking miners in South Africa were shot dead by security forces. The cover-up was a national scandal. But do this summer’s wage protests herald a major force for change?

August 13, 2014 / The New Republic
Jenna Krajeski

When Sunni militants with the Islamic State pushed into northern Iraq, Kurdish peshmerga were tasked with fighting them. But the peshmerga have not always represented a unified Kurdistan.

August 4, 2014 / Mashable
Daniella Zalcman

Uganda’s Constitutional Court has struck down the Anti-Homosexuality Act of 2014 on a procedural technicality. These are some of the people who continue to fight for LGBT equality.

August 8, 2014 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Meg Jones, Meghan Dhaliwal

MIlwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter Meg Jones and Pulitzer Center photographer Meghan Dhaliwal embed with a Wisconsin National Guard unit in Afghanistan who are busy packing up a war.

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Published and Broadcast

Reports by Pulitzer Center journalists for print, online and broadcast news outlets
August 27, 2014 / Prospect James Harkin
Blood and treasure: Syria's archeological treasures at risk as war goes on.
August 25, 2014 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Meg Jones
Wisconsin National Guard’s 829th Engineer Co. is back in Afghanistan shutting down America’s longest war.
August 25, 2014 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Meg Jones
Members of Wisconsin National Guard’s 829th Engineer Co., now stationed in Afghanistan, wonder if they will be sent to Iraq next.

Untold Stories

Reports from the field - an exclusive channel of Pulitzer Center reporting
August 28, 2014
Michelle Ferng
An unprecedented public celebration of older adults hints at growing momentum for Peru to address the human rights of older adults. Will actions match the words?
August 28, 2014 Reana Thomas
The River Jhelum connects all of the major water bodies in Kashmir. Anything dumped into one lake will flow into the others. Livelihoods are at risk if mismanagement continues.
August 28, 2014 Adrian Fadil
With limited resources and threatened by settler violence, Palestinian herding families living in the South Hebron Hills are struggling to survive.

Projects

Reporting projects commissioned by the Pulitzer Center
Michelle Ferng
Peru, along with the rest of Latin America, is experiencing one of the fastest demographic shifts in the world. Older people over 60 will outnumber children under 14 by 2040. Is the country ready?
Image by Paul Short. Turkey, 2014.
Paul Short
Few world cities match the speed of Istanbul’s urban transformation. As new mass housing projects, business districts and suspended bridges dot the city’s horizon, the urban poor are being displaced.
Image by Jalesa Tucker. Paris, 2014.
Jalesa Tucker
To escape poverty and social exclusion in their countries of origin, many Roma seek refuge in France. Often they face the same discrimination in their new home.

Gateways

Gateways contain multiple Pulitzer Center reporting projects that focus on a single issue
The HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean Gateway examines the impact of the disease across the Caribbean. The reporting in this Gateway uses articles, photography, videos, as well as original poetry and music,...
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?

Education

Global Gateway inspires students to become active consumers and producers of news and information
August 22, 2014
Jason Larkin
In South Africa's poorest mining communities, fury at the political class is mounting.
August 6, 2014 Roger Thurow
Roger Thurow talks about his reporting on the 1,000 Days Project from the fields of northern Uganda.
July 28, 2014 Matthew Niederhauser
Matthew Niederhauser introduces his Real World Cup project, produced in collaboration with The New Republic and Pulitzer Center.

Blog

News and views from the Pulitzer Center team
August 5, 2014 Amelia Warshaw, Anna Badkhen
Here's a paradoxical situation that is also a global phenomenon: In war-torn countries, where individuals need mental health care the most, it is the exception rather than the rule.
August 4, 2014 Amelia Warshaw, Kem Knapp Sawyer
Kem Knapp Sawyer answers questions about the Pulitzer Center's newest e-book, Congo's Children.
August 27, 2014 Rachael Bolte, Anna Nemtsova
Explore Russia's nearly 300 single industry monotowns with a new interactive map.

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.
University of Chicago's impact on American higher education is legendary - from development of the four-quarter system to the first executive MBA program.
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.
William & Mary, the second oldest college in the nation, embarked on a Campus Consortium partnership with the Pulitzer Center that serves as an example for others.