September 13, 2016 / Knowledge@Wharton
Tom Burgis
The Financial Times's Investigations Correspondent Tom Burgis talks with Knowledge@Wharton about his project "The Great Land Rush".
March 8, 2016 /
Tom Hundley, Tom Burgis
A race for the world's most coveted resource.
March 1, 2016 / Financial Times
Pilita Clark, Michael Peel
Financial Times journalists Tom Burgis, Michael Peel and Pilita Clark traveled to Ethiopia, Myanmar and Indonesia to look at disputes over the sale and ownership of land.
March 1, 2016 / Financial Times
Tom Burgis
Across the globe, investors are betting billions on land. Tom Burgis reports from Ethiopia, where a tycoon has planted a vast rice farm in soils tainted by years of conflict.
March 1, 2016
Michael Peel
The Financial Times' Michael Peel talks about his reporting in Myanmar as part of a special FT series, 'The Great Land Rush.'
March 1, 2016
Michael Peel, Tom Burgis, Pilita Clark
A race has begun for one of the world's most precious resources—land. Investors are pouring in billions. They promise progress, but land grabs can upend livelihoods and stir bitter conflict.
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.
July 6, 2015
Lauren Shepherd, Amy Maxmen
Science journalist Amy Maxmen's 'Turning Back the Clock on Human Evolution' recognized by its inclusion in 2015 anthology.
February 26, 2015 / CQ Roll Call
Philip Brasher
Small-scale Ethiopian farmers are learning to grow crops not just for their own families but also for millions of hungry people in their own country who normally depend on food shipped from the US.
February 26, 2015 / CQ Roll Call
Philip Brasher
The Obama administration’s Feed the Future program pumps $1 billion a year into farming in 19 countries.
December 15, 2014 / Newsweek
Amy Maxmen
How indigenous crops can help bring food security to Ethiopia.
December 10, 2014 / Des Moines Register
Philip Brasher
Under Feed the Future, the Obama administration is spending more than $1 billion a year to increase food production in 19 target countries. For Ethiopia, the method is bags of nonbiotech hybrid seed.

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