August 14, 2014 / GlobalPost
Jessica Hatcher, Marc Hofer
Lake Turkana is the world's biggest desert lake, a vital source of life for humans and animals alike. But its lifeline is about to be cut by a push for development.
July 30, 2014 / The Guardian | Global Development
Jessica Hatcher
Prolonged dry spells push pastoralists to the brink of starvation as food prices soar and cattle raids spiral out of control.
Turkana, Kenya. Image by Guillaume Bonn. Kenya, 2014.
July 30, 2014 /
Jessica Hatcher, Marc Hofer
Turkana in Kenya’s arid north is the most important place you’ve likely never heard of, quintessential to understanding mankind. Now, Turkana has oil. Is it a pending resource-curse catastrophe?
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.
December 29, 2012
Jon Sawyer
Week in Review: Pulitzer 2012 in Photos
December 24, 2012 / The Guardian
Kathleen E. McLaughlin
A vast influx of Western medicine has unleashed an unregulated free-for-all in private dispensaries, critics say.
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.