January 23, 2012 /
Steve Sapienza, Narayan Mahon
Join the Pulitzer Center for a film screening and discussion on the impact of natural resource extraction on the environment, indigenous populations, public health and corporate responsibility.
Sunset in Bogota. Image by Dara Mohammadi. Colombia, 2016.
December 6, 2016 /
Dara Mohammadi
Pulitzer Center grantee Dara Mohammadi traveled to Colombia to write about Huntington's Disease, an as-yet untreatable genetic disorder.
October 10, 2016 / Open Democracy
Matt Kennard
Colombians rejected the government’s peace deal with the FARC. But what, exactly, would peace have signified in a country which continues to suffer extreme levels of inequality?
Trekking through the heart of the Darien Gap. Photo by Carlos Villalon. Colombia, 2016.
September 21, 2016 / SBS: Dateline
Jason Motlagh
What would you risk for a better life? Dateline journeys through one of the world’s most dangerous jungles, a route populated by drug traffickers, bandits and migrants searching for a new beginning.
The Dateline team pushed deeper into the Darien jungle. Image by Carlos Villalon. Colombia, 2016.
September 20, 2016 / News.com.au
Jason Motlagh
There are plenty of reasons the 150km stretch of wilderness between Colombia and Panama is known as the “world’s most dangerous journey."
Motoring up the Atrato River toward the Darien frontier. Photo by Jason Motlagh. 2016.
September 13, 2016 / ABC Australia | Radio National
Jason Motlagh
ABC's Hamish McDonald interviews Jason Motlagh about his unprecedented journey tracking migrants through the Darien Gap.
A smuggler guides travelers up the Cacarica River into the heart of the Darien Gap. Photo by Jason Motlagh.  2016.
September 13, 2016 / SBS: Dateline
Jason Motlagh
Follow the unprecedented journey of a Dateline film crew through the Darién Gap—the lawless zone on migrants' route to the US.
Gambian migrants travel deeper into the Darien Gap by boat. Image by Jason Motlagh. 2016.
September 13, 2016 / SBS: Dateline
Jason Motlagh
Dateline journeys through one of the world’s most dangerous jungles, a route populated by drug traffickers, bandits and migrants searching for a new beginning.
Huntington's Disease
September 6, 2016
Dara Mohammadi
Dara Mohammadi recognized for his reporting on Huntington's Disease and a new gene therapy that many sufferers may not be able to afford.
With a wooden cross necklace clasped around his neck, a rural farmer look down at his hand full of coffee beans praying that conditions will get better. Image by Camila DeChalus. Colombia, 2016.
August 20, 2016 / Untold Stories
Camila DeChalus
Camila DeChalus examines how small coffee farmers in Colombia are fighting against the impact of climate change. With the assistance of the Catholic Church, they are now experimenting with techniques...
Skull on a stake
August 3, 2016 / WBUR
Jason Motlagh
Pulitzer Center grantee Jason Motlagh speaks with WBUR's Sacha Pfeiffer about his reporting in the Darien Gap.
With long sleeves and colorful scarfs these women begin picking coffee until the sun goes down. Image by Camila DeChalus. Colombia, 2016.
August 2, 2016 / Untold Stories
Camila DeChalus
Camila DeChalus exposes some of the obstacles and tribulations of a coffee farmer in Colombia who grapples with climate change amidst a 50-year internal war.
"Meet the future generation of coffee " In CRS coffee labs, university students are being trained in the production of coffee. When I asked this young man if this was something they wanted to do all their life. He responded “of course.” For him coffee is more than a job, it is a way to help their communities grow and have a better life. Image by Camila DeChalus. Colombia, 2016.
July 28, 2016 / Untold Stories
Camila DeChalus
While climate change is making the lives of many small coffee producers more difficult, they are also facing another problem—the lack of youth engagement.

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