December 23, 2015 /
Evey Wilson
The Pulitzer Center staff share favorite images from 2015.
December 22, 2015 / Untold Stories
Jonathan Rashad
Peter Schwartzstein, Leyland Cecco, and Jonathan Rashad traveled from Ethiopia's Lake Tana, the White Nile in Sudan, to the Nile Delta in Egypt where the Nile empties into the Mediterranean Sea.
Image by Jonathan Rashad. Ethiopia, 2015.
December 10, 2015 /
Peter Schwartzstein, Jonathan Rashad
Battling human and natural challenges, the Nile river is in increasingly poor health. Can it recover?
January 5, 2012
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Sharif Abdel Kouddous talks about his return to Cairo after the fall of Hosni Mubarak to report on the continuing struggle for reform and social justice.
January 4, 2012 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous, Nicole Salazar
Hosni Mubarak’s fall only marked the beginning of a critical transition in Egypt. The historic revolution—Egypt’s quest for democracy, social justice and economic reform—still has a long way to go.
December 22, 2011
Tom Hundley
Senior Editor Tom Hundley highlights the latest Pulitzer Center reporting from Egypt, Libya, and Ethiopia.
December 20, 2011 / Untold Stories
Ty McCormick
Pulitzer Center grantee Ty McCormick's look at Egyptians who went to the polls in the first elections since the ouster of Hosni Mubarak.
December 18, 2011 / The New Republic
Ty McCormick
Is a battle between the military and the Muslim Brotherhood what Egyptian citizens had in mind for a new democracy? Ty McCormick looks at the unraveling of a revolution.
December 15, 2011 / Foreign Policy
Tom Hundley
Egypt’s elections have produced big gains for Islamist parties. Can Egypt's Islamists learn from their Turkish counterparts how to end military domination while keeping religion out of politics?
December 14, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
On October 9, Egypt’s security forces attacked protesters—mostly Coptic Christians—who had gathered near state media headquarters, resulting in the worst violence since Hosni Mubarak resigned.
December 13, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
The first parliamentary elections since the revolution represent a pivotal moment for Egypt. And as protests continue amidst the electoral process, the debate on the street moves to the ballot box.
December 12, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous, Nicole Salazar
Nearly a year after the Egyptian revolution, families driven out of their homes still live in makeshift tent camps. Some of these families have mobilized to protest unsanitary conditions.
December 12, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous, Nicole Salazar
Four months after Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak stepped down, protesters again poured into Tahrir Square, demanding faster reforms and a transition to civilian rule.