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.
March 30, 2012
Jon Sawyer, Cynthia Gorney, Stephanie Sinclair
Child marriage denies girls their right to education and perpetuates the cycle of poverty in their communities. Learn about this harmful practice at a discussion with Jon Sawyer and Cynthia Gorney.
March 29, 2012
Stephanie Sinclair, Cynthia Gorney, Jon Sawyer
Guilford College focuses attention on child marriage with Campus Consortium event.
March 28, 2012
Cynthia Gorney, Stephanie Sinclair, Jon Sawyer
Join the Pulitzer Center at Wake Forest University for Too Young to Wed: Uncovering the Secret World of Child Brides.
March 1, 2012
Jennifer McDonald
Too Young To Wed: The Secret World of Child Brides wins second place in the issue reporting multimedia story division of the Pictures of the Year International's photojournalism competition.
January 5, 2012 / Untold Stories
Kathryn Joyce, Michael Tsegaye
As Ethiopia's international adoptions become an increasingly lucrative business, adoption agencies are being accused of fraudulent paperwork and unethical recruitment of children—or “child harvesting...
January 5, 2012 / Untold Stories
Kathryn Joyce, Michael Tsegaye
Independent researchers working to track down the birth families of children adopted from Ethiopia have come up with evidence of fraud. Their findings put them face-to-face with threats and violence.
January 3, 2012
Kathryn Joyce
Pulitzer Center grantee Kathryn Joyce traveled to Ethiopia to report on the sudden surge in international adoptions--the country's lucrative new "export industry."
December 21, 2011 / The Atlantic
Kathryn Joyce
International adoption is big business in Ethiopia, but serious ethical questions have been raised about some practices, including the falsification of documents and the "harvesting" of children.
November 26, 2011 / The New York Times
Samuel Loewenberg
Millions of people are starving unnecessarily in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia. The world knows how to prevent drought-induced famine. So why doesn’t it?
November 15, 2011 / PBS NewsHour
Fred de Sam Lazaro
Fred de Sam Lazaro reports from the Dolo refugee camp on the border of Ethiopia and Somalia where Somali refugees have fled to escape al-Shabab violence and an increasingly deadly famine.