February 6, 2014
Photojournalist Carlos Javier Ortiz talks about gun violence in Chicago, Guatemala and around the world.
January 28, 2014 /
Outrage and Inspire
In Guatemala, a marimba band uses its music to spread the word about breastfeeding and good nutrition during the 1,000 Days.
January 6, 2014 /
Guatemala's firearm homicide rate is almost twice the global average. The victims tend to be young.
October 8, 2013 /
This is how communities spread the word about the importance of good nutrition in improving maternal and infant health in Uganda, India, Guatemala or Chicago.
August 14, 2013 /
In Guatemala, children learn that cleanliness is next to good nutrition in their healthy development. Eeeewwwww, worms.
August 2, 2013 /
Cooking classes are vital in reducing maternal and child malnutrition in Guatemala. Mothers-to-be learn about adding value to cream of potato soup.
May 28, 2013 /
In Guatemala, gun violence is daily life: 24,021 people were murdered between 2008 and 2012. Pulitzer Center grantee Carlos Javier Ortiz's images offer a glimpse behind the grim statistics.
May 13, 2013
The story of 1,000 days–the vital period from the beginning of a woman's pregnancy to her child's second birthday. The fate of individuals, families, nations–and the world–depends on it.
April 5, 2013
Pulitzer Center grantee Tomas van Houtryve has spent months looking into North Korea from its tightly sealed borders.
April 2, 2013
“Too Young to Die” is a long-term exploration of the tragedy gun violence exacts on Chicago’s streets. Although over 100 children and young people died in 2012, their deaths are often overshadowed.