April 5, 2016 /
Fanta Kanté cannot remember exactly how many girls she has cut in her lifetime, but she wants to stop.
December 29, 2015 /
Men and women across Mali have devoted their lives to the movement to end female genital cutting. Here one woman explains her very personal reasons for joining this fight.
November 26, 2015
The Thomson Reuters journalist wins the award for coverage of humanitarian and development aspects of the U.N. and U.N. agencies.
November 20, 2015 /
Laws about female genital cutting in Europe and the U.S. can benefit Malian migrants. But when they return home, there is palpable tension between their new lives and Mali's cultural beliefs.
November 20, 2015
Female genital cutting affects more than nine out of ten of women in Mali. Those working to end the practice must walk a fine line between preserving culture and protecting women.
October 25, 2015
International media organizations nominate 'Fatal Extraction' for innovation in multimedia storytelling.
September 9, 2015 /
International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
Reporters in one of the largest ever journalistic collaborations in Africa spent months unearthing court records and hushed-up government audits to tell human stories of mining's impacts in Africa.
July 24, 2015
Journalists Eleanor Bell and Will Fitzgibbon discuss the process behind "Fatal Extraction," the ICIJ investigation about Australian mining companies in Africa.
June 1, 2015
Students journey across the globe to report on issues that matter—from migration to global health and indigenous land rights.
May 14, 2015 /
Thomson Reuters Foundation
It was a hushed-up contract for one of Africa’s biggest land deals, signed with the backing of two authoritarians who have since been deposed. Naturally, I wanted a copy.