October 9, 2012 /
Uliana Bazar
Fellow Ruth Moon Places First for Magazine News Religion Report of the Year.
Peter Gwin on CNN 2011.
September 8, 2011 / CNN
Peter Gwin
Pulitzer Center grantee Peter Gwin was interviewed by CNN about his reporting on the Tuareg, a nomadic group recruited by Muammar Qaddafi to fight against the rebels in Libya.
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August 18, 2011 / National Geographic
Peter Gwin
Tuareg rebels have been fighting the Niger government, with some support from Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi, for a share in the lucrative uranium mined on their lands.
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May 25, 2011 / Untold Stories
Ruth Moon
Tackling a food crisis: With the help of NGOs, farmers in Niger are looking for long-term solutions to recurring crop failures and shortages.
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April 6, 2011 / Christianity Today
Ruth Moon
Will Christianity be a solution to the hardships that plague Niger?
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April 5, 2011
Ruth Moon
Food distribution is one part of NGO strategy to help Nigeriens through crisis times such as the 2010 food shortage.
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April 5, 2011
Ruth Moon
From small clinics like the World Vision clinic near Dakoro in eastern Niger to larger hospitals like Galmi, the ill effects of malnutrition color healthcare routines and treatments.
Women line up so their children can be measured, weighed and treated for malnourishment at a World Vision health clinic near Dakoro in east Niger. Image by Ruth Moon. Niger, 2010.
December 17, 2010 / Untold Stories
Ruth Moon
In Niger, malnutrition exacerbates public health challenges, putting an overwhelming strain on limited resources.
November 12, 2010
Peter Gwin
In the heart of the Sahara Desert and amidst of some of the world’s biggest uranium reserves, terrorists, smugglers and bandits threaten to seize control of northern parts of Mali and Niger.
Habiza, a member of a 450-person tribe near Dakoro in east Niger, writes her name in the sand. She learned to read and write through a Lutheran World Relief program. The tribal women say knowing how to read helps them avoid getting scammed when they go to market. Niger, 2010.
September 21, 2010 / Untold Stories
Ruth Moon
Ineffective foreign aid and government corruption hinder progress in alleviating Niger's food crisis.
September 9, 2010
Ruth Moon
A Niger drought means there is not enough food to feed the country; United Nations reports estimate 7.9 million inhabitants are facing food shortages there.
A resident of the village of Adouna, Niger, sits in a meeting with other villagers. Residents say Lutheran World Relief’s project to rebuild a dam near the village will increase usable farmland near the village and provide villagers with a way to get to market, thus increasing incomes.
September 8, 2010 / Untold Stories
Ruth Moon
A flooded dam isolates a Nigerian village, stunting economic development for an entire decade.
September 15, 2009 / PRI's The World
David Hecht
Droughts and floods can cause food crises. But so can politics and economics.

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