February 10, 2016 / PRI's The World
Rhitu Chatterjee
A 2009 law requires Brazilian cities to buy at least 30 percent of ingredients for meals in public schools from family farmers. The law has helped poor farmers and improved the quality of meals.
February 10, 2016 / Untold Stories
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 / Untold Stories
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."
January 25, 2016 / Mongabay
Justin Catanoso
The climate agreement signed by 196 nations last month created tremendous momentum, but faith leaders say it will take a gigantic effort by billions of believers to shape a new world.
January 25, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Wairimu Michengi
Some migrants work for years to save enough for a trip that requires them to risk their lives. Some are turned back at international borders, but many others slip unnoticed into Europe.
January 25, 2016 / Untold Stories
Sharron Lovell
During the course of the year that I filmed him, fisherman Cao Suizhou’s hair turned from jet black to white, a potent sign of stress for a man who otherwise endures his worries in silence.
January 25, 2016 / Untold Stories
Tracey Eaton
The bureaucracy in Cuba can be maddening, but the people are wonderful and have much in common with Americans, says Graham Sowa, 29, an Arizona native who has studied medicine in Havana since 2010.
January 25, 2016 / Untold Stories
Luke Mogelson, Moises Saman
Imprisoned Yazidis escape ISIS-controlled territories by way of smugglers or the web of safe houses in Syria and Iraq.
January 22, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Wairimu Michengi
Unemployed African migrants can continue a desperate struggle in Greece or Spain amid the financial crisis. Or they can return to their native land, ashamed to tell others of their failure.
January 22, 2016
Seiler Smith
A look at school lunches around the world compared to those in the U.S.
January 22, 2016
Seiler Smith
Jeffrey Stern, former Pulitzer Center grantee, publishes his first book about an Afghanistan minority—and the problems they encounter as the U.S. troops pull out.
January 21, 2016 / Untold Stories
Jon Cohen
HIV/AIDS is a complicated disease that's becoming simpler to understand—and conquer—now that the World Health Organization has recommended treatment for all.
January 21, 2016 / Untold Stories
Farzana Shah
Student fellow and pediatric ICU nurse Farzana Shah travels with an international medical team to provide heart surgery for children in Iran.

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