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Denmark

November 17, 2016|

Denmark: The Woman Who Could Make Migrants Fly

“Nagpapalipad” is what Iluminada Panabe’s service is called in whispers. The literal translation is “to make one fly” but it is code for flying into Europe without the intention of ever leaving.

August 01, 2016|

The Tandang Sora of Copenhagen

Meet Pat and Pinay, brother and sister who have become an integral part of the protection of Filipino au pairs in trouble.

May 06, 2010|

The Climate Generation

For many youth, a warming world is more than an abstract threat. Within the lifetimes of today's young adults and children, climate change could lead to food shortages, changing coastlines and catastrophic storms. An October 2009 Pew Research Poll found that young Americans are more likely than any other age group to view climate change as "a very serious problem." About 2,000 young people voiced those concerns at the 2009 United Nations climate talks in Copenhagen, where world leaders tried – and failed – to agree on a treaty to curb heat-trapping gases.

September 15, 2009

Heat of the Moment

Dan Grossman

Planet Earth's average temperature has risen about one degree Fahrenheit in the last fifty years. By the end of this century it will be several degrees higher, according to the latest climate research. But global warming is doing more than simply making things a little warmer.

December 23, 2009|

In Focus: Breakthrough or Bust at COP15?

Summer Marion, Pulitzer Center

(Editor's note: This is a new feature on Untold Stories, highlighting insightful, compelling, or just plain engaging, reporting that we've encountered as we search the Web. We hope to make the roundup a weekly feature -- and of course we welcome your comments and suggestions.)

December 18, 2009|

Fasting for climate change

Pulitzer Center Staff

Pulitzer Center reporters William Wheeler and Anna Katarina-Gravgaard report to Time in "Fasting for Climate Change."

December 03, 2009|

Claiming a voice in Copenhagen?

Pulitzer Center Student Fellow and environmental journalist Sara Peach travels to Copenhagen in December to cover the COP15 UN climate negotiations.
December 01, 2009|

Introducing "Bangladesh: Easy Like Water"

Glenn Baker and Stephen Sapienza are in Copenhagen to cover the COP15 talk after documenting rising sea levels in Bangladesh. Follow them as they report on the meetings and the Bangladeshi delegation's efforts to draw attention to the real and present outcomes of unchecked climate change.