February 12, 2016 / PRI's The World
Rhitu Chatterjee
Childhood obesity is on the rise in Brazil. But thousands of school gardens around the country are trying to change children's eating habits by helping to build a connection to fresh food.
February 11, 2016 / Rappler
Ana P. Santos
Studies show that more young people than ever before are sexually active, but without proper sexual reproductive health information and access to contraception, they are left in the dark.
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.
January 12, 2016 / The New Yorker
Luke Mogelson, Moises Saman
On the border of ISIS territory, Iraqi civilians fight for their survival.
January 12, 2016 / Untold Stories
Tracey Eaton
The renewal of diplomatic ties with the U.S. was a victory for Cuba, but the socialist government faces a challenging future as President Raul Castro reaches his twilight years, Cristina Escobar says...
Garissa University Principal Ahmed Osman Warfa has overseen the university through its opening, the Al Shabab attack that killed 148 people on campus last year, and now its reopening after being shuttered for 10 months. He calls the university a "lifeline" for the marginalized region. Image by Will Swanson. Kenya, 2015.
January 11, 2016 / Christian Science Monitor
Ariel Zirulnick, Will Swanson
Garissa University was intended to bring opportunity to long-marginalized northern Kenya when it opened in 2011. Its reopening after Al Shabab's 2015 attack provides a second chance to get it right.
January 8, 2016
Jon Sawyer
Highlights from another memorable year as the Pulitzer Center begins its second decade.
Illustration by Katherine Doyle.
January 8, 2016
Elana Dure, Seiler Smith
Pulitzer Center interns Elana Dure and Seiler Smith look back over a year of Field Notes and compile some of their favorites.
January 8, 2016 / The Washington Post
Ariel Zirulnick, Will Swanson
The Kenyan government denies involvement in the killing of ethnic Somalis and blames al-Shabab. Family and friends are skeptical.
January 6, 2016 / Slant News
Pankaj Khadka
As young adult men leave for foreign employment opportunities, how is a Nepali village transforming? And how is the absence of young adult men affecting those who are left behind?
January 5, 2016 / The Atlantic
Ana P. Santos, Veejay Villafranca
New infections in the country have skyrocketed, even as they’re declining worldwide. Cebu City, one of the hardest-hit areas, is struggling to control the drug use that’s spreading the virus.
January 5, 2016
Tom Hundley, Katherine Zoepf
Can Saudi women change the country's legal system?
January 5, 2016 / The New Yorker
Katherine Zoepf
Saudi women are beginning to know their rights.

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