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?
October 31, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Alaa Abdel Fattah, a prominent Egyptian activist, has been charged with inciting violence during a protest earlier this month. His detention sparked anger toward the ruling military council.
October 25, 2011 / ABC News National
Reese Erlich
Journalist and author Reese Erlich talks about Libyan dictator Moamar Gaddafi's death and whether the Assad regime in Syria might be the next to fall.
October 24, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
The media crackdown in Egypt is worsening as military forces raid news organizations and shut down broadcasts.
October 22, 2011 / The Nation
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Egyptians are preparing to participate in the first election since the ouster of Hosni Mubarak, but many are wary of the outcome, fearing the military regime will stay in power.
October 10, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Sharif Abdul Kouddous offers an eyewitness account of the worst violence in the streets of Cairo since the revolution.
October 7, 2011
Tom Hundley
Tom Hundley recaps the Pulitzer Center's week, highlighting a new series of Untold Stories from grantee Jenna Krajeski who is reporting on Kurdish youngsters jailed on harsh anti-terrorism laws.
October 4, 2011 / Democracy Now
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Life after Hosni Mubarak has not quite turned out the way Egypt's young revolutionaries expected.
Al Jazeera Mubasher Misr
September 26, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Despite the ousting of former President Hosni Mubarak, Egypt's military council announced it would enforce the Emergency Law already in effect 30 years—sparking outrage and street protests.
Image by Sharif Abdel Kouddous. Egypt, 2011.
September 22, 2011 / Foreign Policy
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Egypt's educational system is a shambles. Teachers and students have gone on a nation-wide strikes to protest the slow pace of reforms under the transitional military government.
September 8, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Maikel Nabil Sanad, an Egyptian democracy activist, was convicted and imprisoned after writing a blog detailing cases of abuse by the military and criticizing the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces