August 1, 2015 /
Saying goodbye to a subject I've documented and befriended over the past four years.
June 29, 2015
The search for a story on a deadly occupational disease affecting miners in China leads one journalist to a story of human resilience, loyalty and love.
June 25, 2015 /
A silent killer: China's number one occupational disease kills three times as many workers as mining accidents each year.
June 23, 2015 /
Gold miner He Quangui is dying from silicosis. He records a message to Chinese President Xi Jinping, who called on Chinese citizens to leave their homes and work in mines.
June 23, 2015 /
The New York Times
After years of working in an illegal gold mine, He Quangui, of China's Shaanxi Province, battles silicosis—an irreversible and painful lung disease.
June 9, 2015
Photojournalist Sim Chi Yin discusses her reporting on a family affected by silicosis, an occupational lung disease that affects an estimated 6 million in China, most of them miners.
May 21, 2015
China’s deadly mining accidents hit the international news headlines frequently. But the country's top occupational disease, pneumoconiosis, kills three times as many miners each year.
May 15, 2015 /
Sim Chi Yin travels to Hongjun village in central China where dying miners pay the true cost of gold.
May 11, 2015
Pulitzer Center grantee Larry C. Price traveled to China for a tour of four universities throughout the country, speaking to students about his reporting.
April 16, 2015 /
BBC World Service
Sim Chi Yin speaks about her project 'Beijing's Rat Tribe.'