August 29, 2014 / Al Jazeera America
Samuel Loewenberg
Waterborne diseases are rampant in the East African country, which is also riven by corruption and poor governance. Can community-led approaches offer a solution?
August 29, 2014 /
Lauren Shepherd, Steve Sapienza
Steve Sapienza discusses his reporting on the health hazards and social pressures associated with small-scale gold mining in Peru, in an interview for Mining-Technology.
August 29, 2014 / Untold Stories
Philip Brasher
The coffee farmers of Guatemala's Western Highlands try to stay one step ahead of coffee rust. Despite support from USAID, the disease threatens the livelihood of growers.
August 18, 2014 / National Geographic
Tomas van Houtryve
The uses of photography in drones: Has the medium itself become weaponized?
August 18, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin
After the longest work stoppage in South African history, a strike-break attempt fails and worker solidarity remains firm.
August 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin
Economic Freedom Fighters seek to redraw South Africa's political landscape.
August 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
Janice Cantieri
Kiribati villages turn to community-based farming for food security as salt water threatens the land.
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 14, 2014 / Sada
Alice Su
Jordan’s attempt to prioritize Syrian and Iraqis refugees leaves its other asylum seekers underserved.
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 13, 2014 / VICE News
Alice Su
Four years into the Syrian crisis, Lebanon's refugee situation is worse than ever. Five minutes from the Syrian border in Bekaa Valley, young refugee volunteers try to help their community survive.
August 13, 2014 / Untold Stories
Janice Cantieri
As salt water infiltrates drinking water wells in Kiribati, launch of community-based rainwater harvesting brings clean water and slows spread of disease.
August 13, 2014 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Meg Jones, Meghan Dhaliwal
Four Wisconsin National Guard soldiers who served nine months in Afghanistan in 2012-13 have returned less than a year later to help pack up the Afghan War.

Pages