September 29, 2014 /
Tom Hundley
In Ethiopia new discoveries of ancient tools are raising questions as to the origins of homo sapiens—and as to our future fate.
Image provided by Amy Maxmen.
September 25, 2014 /
Amy Maxmen
While paleontologists push the dates of our origins back in time, agricultural scientists are trying to ensure that humans last long into the future.
September 25, 2014 / Nautilus
Amy Maxmen
In Ethiopia, paleontologists are pushing back the clock on humanity’s origins.
August 6, 2014 / Untold Stories
Philip Brasher
Drop by drop: The U.S. Agency for International Development and the United Nations are struggling to empower women farmers in Africa, but cultural and land issues make it a tough goal to achieve.
Image by Philip Brasher. Ethiopia, 2014.
May 27, 2014
Philip Brasher
The Obama administration is spending $3.5 billion and partnering with multinational corporations to increase food production in 19 of the world's poorest countries.
May 27, 2014 / Untold Stories
Philip Brasher
Ethiopia is a country in a hurry—and under construction.
November 24, 2013
Rebecca Gibian, Paul Salopek
"Walking is falling forward." Pulitzer Center grantee Paul Salopek is following our first footsteps, on a seven-year walk around the earth. National Geographic makes the walk its cover story.
September 16, 2013 / The Lancet
Samuel Loewenberg
Several major aid agencies have been blamed for not addressing rights violations in Ethiopia, including those linked to their programs in the country.
July 26, 2013 / The Washington Post | KidsPost
Kem Knapp Sawyer
Paul Salopek is an adventurer and a dreamer, an old-fashioned trekker and a modern day explorer. He has set out on foot to circle the world, a 21,000 mile journey that will take 7 years to complete.
May 26, 2013
Jon Sawyer
Executive Director Jon Sawyer shares the week's reporting— from Congolese soldiers in court to the repercussions of a new law in Chile's waters.
May 24, 2013 / Telegraph.co.uk
Roger Thurow
Ahead of his appearance at the UK's Hay Festival, Roger Thurow, author of "The Last Hunger Season", gives an insight into the devastating effects of malnutrition.
May 17, 2013
Jon Sawyer
Executive Director Jon Sawyer shares highlights from this week's reporting— trucking across Pakistan, fake drugs in India and more.
May 14, 2013 / Chicago Council on Global Affairs
Roger Thurow
In ending hunger, markets matter. Ethiopia is implementing lessons learned after the 2003 famine.

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