December 27, 2013
The Pulitzer Center staff shares favorite images from 2013.
December 13, 2013
Through his photographs, Pulitzer Center grantee captures the world of the mentally ill who are abandoned, forgotten and locked away.
November 8, 2013
Robin Hammond discusses the mental health issues facing former child soldiers. His work documents the treatment of mental health issues in various African countries, focusing specifically on Liberia.
August 23, 2013 /
Between 1989 and 2003 as many as 250,000 people were killed in Liberia’s civil wars. News media paid little attention to it then and have since moved on. Liberians are trying to move on too.
August 23, 2013
The wars in Liberia and Sierra Leone have been over for a decade but the psychological scars linger. To be mentally ill in these countries is to be condemned.
August 12, 2013 /
The world's roads are still a place of carnage, with hair-raising instances of risky practices, unenforced laws and shoddy data. This quick survey of country facts also shows that progress is real.
March 25, 2013 /
Front Page Africa
Student politics in Liberia usually focus on better tuition and lower fees but one student leader insists that lack of clean water and sanitation facilities is the biggest problem students face.
June 13, 2012 /
Reporting on female genital cutting in Liberia was more dangerous than Pulitzer Center grantee Mae Azango expected.
May 29, 2012 /
Christian Science Monitor
When journalist Mae Azango wrote about a secret women's circumcision ritual in Liberia, she received death threats.
May 12, 2012 /
As the public health community shifts its focus to family planning, Mae Azango reminds us of the ongoing need for quality maternal care.