April 10, 2014 / Untold Stories
Kenneth R. Weiss
Poor nations lag far behind their wealthier counterparts since the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development shifted the global focus from birth control to women's rights.
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.
December 23, 2012
Meghan Dhaliwal, Caroline D'Angelo
The Pulitzer Center staff share their favorite photos from 2012.
November 20, 2012 / The Economist
Samuel Loewenberg
Nobody in Kenya knows the consequences of corruption better than John Githongo, who talks to Sam Loewenberg about the cruel intersection of politics, natural resources, and foreign aid.
November 10, 2012 / GlobalPost
Samuel Loewenberg
In a refugee camp near the Sudanese border, "Lost Boys" are now grown men, and hope for a better future is scant.
November 10, 2012 / Untold Stories
Tom Hundley
This Week in Review: Global Goods, Local Costs
November 6, 2012 / GlobalPost
Samuel Loewenberg
Sporadic violence around Kenya is already spurring fears that next year's elections could lead to a repeat of the bloody post-election clashes in 2007-2008.
October 31, 2012 / Untold Stories
Samuel Loewenberg
As Kenya's urban slums expand at rapid rates, they face increasing challenges in food security, health services, water and sanitation.
October 24, 2012
Samuel Loewenberg
Pulitzer Center grantee Sam Loewenberg discusses his reporting on chronic hunger and the causes behind it.
October 21, 2012 / Christian Science Monitor
Sara Miller Llana, Robert Marquand, Peter Ford
The tide of brain drain – from developing countries to industrialized nations – has turned. Human capital is now returning home to Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe, and Africa.
September 6, 2012
Samuel Loewenberg
Global hunger affects nearly one billion people. Emergency food is not enough. This project examines some fundamental yet often overlooked interventions, most of which do not involve food at all.
September 5, 2012 / The New York Times
Samuel Loewenberg
Sprinkles: How an innovative program using micronutrients to combat childhood anemia overcame unexpected obstacles.