News and views from the Pulitzer Center team
July 22, 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.
December 30, 2013
Tom Hundley
Each day, tens of thousands of children risk their lives working in small-scale gold mines around the world.
December 27, 2013
Meghan Dhaliwal
The Pulitzer Center staff shares favorite images from 2013.
December 16, 2013
Tom Hundley
To have female sales clerks staff the ladies lingerie department would seem like a no-brainer, except that it took a royal decree two years ago by King Abdullah to make it happen in Saudi Arabia.
December 16, 2013
Ann Peters
Do you have what it takes to be a Persephone Miel Fellow? Apply today—Deadline is February 14, 2014.
December 10, 2013
Kem Knapp Sawyer
Kem Knapp Sawyer, author of "Champion of Freedom: Nelson Mandela," reflects on the man who walked out of prison and left his anger behind.
December 9, 2013
Tom Hundley
“What will he say? What will Mandela say after 27 years in prison?”
December 2, 2013
Paul Salopek, Amanda Ottaway
Paul Salopek's walking across the world. Students all over are (virtually) walking right along with him. We visited three elementary schools just outside Chicago for more.
December 2, 2013
Tom Hundley
Veteran radio journalist and Pulitzer Center grantee Reese Erlich has a knack for getting himself into—and just as important, out of—hard places. Earlier this year, Reese reported from inside Iran.
November 26, 2013
Rebecca Gibian, Callum Macrae
"No Fire Zone" creates Internet waves after screening in England, starting with a tweet from Prime Minister David Cameron.
November 25, 2013
Paris Achenbach, Jeff Howe
Lawless borderlands between Burma, Laos and Thailand scene of largest massacre of Chinese civilians outside of China in over half a century. E-book explores who committed the murders.

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