July 30, 2014 /
Amelia Warshaw, Tom Hundley
In Ethiopia, religious leaders have been persuaded by health workers, doctors, and NGOs to promote family planning, but they represent the exception rather than the norm.
July 31, 2014 / Untold Stories
Kalyanee Mam
Buddhist monks in Cambodia are leading a protest to save the environment.
July 31, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
To put an accurate price on carbon, you need to know how much you have and where it’s located, researchers say.
July 15, 2014 / Untold Stories
David Rochkind
When it comes to treating TB in Vietnam, it does not much good to only meet the funding gaps halfway.
July 15, 2014 / BBC
Alice Su
Jordan hosts 29,000 Iraqi refugees, new and old. As media attention shifts to the huge Syrian influx, Iraqis spend months or years limbo, struggling to get by without assistance.
July 14, 2014 / The New Republic
Matthew Niederhauser
Day 14 of Matthew Niederhauser's photo diary from the World Cup in Brazil.
July 14, 2014
Jon Sawyer
This week: Staggering levels of soil pollution in China linked to heavy-metal contamination of rivers, cadmium-related deaths, and new cancer "hot spots." Cleaning up the mess will cost trillions.
July 14, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jennifer Koons
The teacher at the Koranic school described the young woman as “calm and obedient,” ideal marriage material. Samira Abdoulaye, 19, did not return the sentiment.
July 14, 2014 / Yale Environment 360
He Guangwei
Chinese officials are only starting to come to grips with the severity and extent of the soil pollution that has contaminated vast areas of the nation’s farm fields. Part 3 in He Guangwei's series.
July 14, 2014 / Untold Stories
Michelle Goldberg
In Stockholm, where a 1999 law bans the buying but not the selling of sex, the red-light district is mostly empty.
July 14, 2014 / GlobalPost
Dan Grossman, Alex MacLean
With government oversight in question and toxins piling up, residents say they are being poisoned and disempowered.
July 10, 2014 / Yale Environment 360
He Guangwei
Toxic pollution from Hunan’s mines and heavy metal plants has contaminated large tracts of its once-fertile farmland and put China's staple food supply at risk.
July 10, 2014 / truthAtlas
Kem Knapp Sawyer
Girls and young women from eastern Congo, where rape has become a weapon of war, take shelter at the Marguerite House where many feel part of a community for the first time.

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