May 8, 2014 /
Jon Sawyer, Kem Knapp Sawyer
Talks focus on Pulitzer Center's mission and its efforts at supporting journalists worldwide to explore systemic crises and engage diverse audiences.
July 25, 2014 /
Lauren Shepherd, He Guangwei
He Guangwei's series on soil pollution in China has been re-posted on news sites across the globe.
July 14, 2014 /
Jon Sawyer
This week: Staggering levels of soil pollution in China linked to heavy-metal contamination of rivers, cadmium-related deaths, and new cancer "hot spots." Cleaning up the mess will cost trillions.
July 14, 2014 / Yale Environment 360
He Guangwei
Chinese officials are only starting to come to grips with the severity and extent of the soil pollution that has contaminated vast areas of the nation’s farm fields. Part 3 in He Guangwei's series.
July 10, 2014 / Yale Environment 360
He Guangwei
Toxic pollution from Hunan’s mines and heavy metal plants has contaminated large tracts of its once-fertile farmland and put China's staple food supply at risk.
July 5, 2014
Sean Gallagher
Photojournalist and filmmaker Sean Gallagher speaks at Beijing's Today Art Museum about his Pulitzer Center-sponsored work documenting environmental issues across Asia.
June 30, 2014 / Yale Environment 360
He Guangwei
Three decades of rapid economic development in China have left a troubling legacy–widespread soil pollution that has contaminated food crops and jeopardized public health.
Image by Wu Di. China, 2014.
June 30, 2014
He Guangwei
China confronts a hidden but grave environmental threat—soil pollution related to industrial development that affects as much as one fifth of China's farmland.
May 23, 2014
Sim Chi Yin
Explore communities on the fringes of Chinese society with Pulitzer Center grantee photojournalist Sim Chi Yin.
February 19, 2014 / NBC News
Tomas van Houtryve
North Korean escapees have endured extreme hunger and brutal treatment by the most totalitarian society on earth.
January 15, 2014 / Asia Society
Yunfan Sun, Leah Thompson
Sun Yunfan and Leah Thompson use up-to-the-minute technology to document the changes facing a traditional Chinese village in an era of urbanization and globalization.
January 10, 2014 / ChinaFile
Leah Thompson, Yunfan Sun
Architectural heritage in Bishan village, once an afterthought, is now beginning to attract attention as a potential source of economic development.
Reinventing China’s Emptying Countryside. Image by Leah Thompson. China, 2013.
January 10, 2014
Yunfan Sun, Leah Thompson
As China rapidly urbanizes, many villages—and their distinct cultural heritage and folk traditions—disappear daily. Two urban Chinese artists go back to the land in search of meaning in modern China.

Pages