November 29, 2014 / Newsweek
Jessica Hatcher, Guillaume Bonn
The recent discovery of oil in the poorest corner of Africa could have devastating results.
November 28, 2014 / Newsweek
Jessica Hatcher
An investigation into the impact of the oil industry on one of the world's most environmentally and culturally sensitive sites.
October 3, 2014 / Outrage and Inspire
Roger Thurow
In episode 2 of The Last Hunger Season film series, produced by Josh Courter and Guilia Longo Courter, Pulitzer Center grantee Roger Thurow chronicles the daily lives of Leonida Wanya's family.
March 19, 2014 / The Lancet
Samuel Loewenberg
Aid to Kenya responds to the country's recurrent food crises but it fails to address the underlying infrastructure problems that could prevent such emergencies.
January 23, 2014 / The Economist Insights
Roger Thurow
It is Africa’s cruelest irony that her hungriest people are her smallholder farmers. Fortunately, we have seen a reversal of this neglect in recent years.
July 27, 2013 / Untold Stories
Kathleen E. McLaughlin
China's emergence as a new global power has brought pressure to give back as it takes from Africa. Fake drugs and corruption on both sides have thrown a wrench in those plans.
July 27, 2013 / Untold Stories
Kathleen E. McLaughlin
The shores of Lake Victoria, which borders Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya, are picturesque, poor and filled with unexpected moments of joy. Still, there's no escape from the fight against malaria.
March 29, 2013
Tom Hundley
The neighborhood of garishly opulent mansions is aptly known to locals as "Cocainebougou," or Cocaine Town. It stands as testament to the sudden collapse of Mali.
February 15, 2013
Meghan Dhaliwal
Photojournalist Micah Albert wins first place in the contemporary issues category in the 56th World Press Photo Contest for his work covering the Dandora dump in Kenya.
January 31, 2013
Micah Albert
Insight: News Network interviews photojournalist Micah Albert about his award-winning Pulitzer Center project "Buried in Dandora" and his career as a photojournalist.
January 11, 2013 / Huffington Post
On the eve of an unimaginably long walk one question nagged journalist Paul Salopek: Should he take his house keys?
January 7, 2013 / Untold Stories
Kathleen E. McLaughlin
Fake and substandard medications threaten the fight against malaria in the Lake Victoria Basin, but attitudes can be just as problematic.
January 4, 2013
Nathalie Applewhite
Micah Albert's picture of women scavenging refuse from a landfill in Dandora, Kenya, a winner in the People category of the National Geographic Photo Contest.

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