May 25, 2016 / The Tennessean
Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack
Haiti's chicken industry fell apart in the late 1990s after lowered import tariffs hurt locals' ability to compete. Efforts are underway to revive the lost market.
May 24, 2016 / Mongabay
Justin Catanoso
The UN is revitalizing a program that gives wealthy nations carbon credits for investing in emission-reducing projects in developing nations; human rights protections are not yet part of the plan.
May 24, 2016 / National Geographic
Richard Paddock, Larry C. Price
Mercury waste from small-scale gold mining contaminates air, water and food to sicken and kill. In a series on global pollution, we look at mercury's deadly toll, especially on the young.
May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack
Mission trips pour into Haiti each week. An organization that has been hosting groups for a decade envisions a better model based on job creation.
May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack
Rebuilding a chicken sector in rural Haiti has been accompanied by challenges including training, repayments and cheap imports, but now hundreds are able to access a new source of sustainable income.
May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack
Trapping mosquitoes to check for Zika and other diseases in Haiti
May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack
Is there a meaningful way to contribute to Haiti, a country in which the majority of the population lives in poverty?
May 21, 2016 / Foreign Policy
Will Swanson, Ariel Zirulnick
Meet the khat-chewing, rifle-toting volunteer army that forms Kenya’s first line of defense against the Somali terrorist group.
May 21, 2016 / Mongabay
Justin Catanoso
UN negotiators are meeting in Germany to formulate plans to meet the goals set by the Paris Agreement on climate, but many see political will as weak and response as slow.
May 20, 2016 / Huffington Post
Laura Bassett
“Patriarchy and racism means I’m less likely to be thought the doctor, so that allows me to hide in the open.”
May 19, 2016 / Global Health NOW
Emily Baumgaertner
The Zika virus is expected to spread in Europe by summer, according to a new WHO risk assessment.
May 19, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi
This week's news on all things Pulitzer Center Education.
May 18, 2016 / Untold Stories
Anna Spoerre
Many Peruvians migrate to Lima in the hopes of better educational opportunities, but success can be hard to come by in a city where wealth is controlled by a small minority and poverty is rampant.