News and views from the Pulitzer Center team
July 24, 2014 Amelia Warshaw, Jennifer Koons
A worldwide vigil for the Nigerian students abducted by Boko Haram draws attention to a major global issue: the education of girls.
July 18, 2014
Amelia Warshaw, Samuel Loewenberg
Many malnourished children suffer more from poor sanitation than lack of food. Simple things like hand washing, sewage systems, and public latrines could save millions of lives each year.
July 21, 2014
Jon Sawyer
India’s free lunch program, one of the world's largest anti-poverty programs, reaches 120 million children a day. It has improved health, promoted school attendance, and broken down caste barriers.
June 4, 2014
Quinn Libson
The 21 Pulitzer Center student fellows from our Campus Consortium partners this year will report on a range of complex issues from around the world—from public health to the environment.
June 2, 2014
Tom Hundley
Pulitzer Center grantee Meera Senthilingam, in a report for CNN Health, notes that tuberculosis has long been known as a disease of poverty.
May 27, 2014
Tom Hundley
In February, Pulitzer Center grantee Josh Hammer boarded a UN flight to Kidal, becoming the first journalist to visit the bleak outpost in the Malian desert since last November.
May 19, 2014
Tom Hundley
Last week Turkey began burying the dead from the country’s worst-ever coal mining disaster. The toll is expected to exceed 300.
May 19, 2014
Robin Hammond, Varsha Ramakrishnan
Photographer Robin Hammond honored for his focus on mental health in Africa, student fellow Varsha Ramakrishnan for her reporting on dowry violence in India.
May 12, 2014
Tom Hundley
Millions of women from poor countries work as caregivers in America, part of a massive but largely invisible workforce.
May 12, 2014
Varsha Ramakrishnan
Pulitzer Center-Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health student fellow honored for her article on dowry violence in India.
May 9, 2014
Glenn Baker, Steve Sapienza
Watch award-winning documentary focused on one version of climate change adaptation in Bangladesh: floating schools.
May 8, 2014
Persephone Miel Fellow for 2014 selected from field of more than 220 applicants from nearly 80 countries.
May 5, 2014
Tom Hundley
The 1,000-day period from the beginning of pregnancy to a child’s second birthday influences an individual’s ability to grow, learn, and work.

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