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.
June 3, 2013
Executive Director Jon Sawyer introduces a standout project on Afghan landay poetry by grantees Eliza Griswold and Seamus Murphy, to which Poetry magazine have dedicated the entire June issue.
May 30, 2013 /
American Public Media
Grantee Tomas Van Houtryve was granted entry to North Korea, but he knew the scripted scenes he shot weren’t telling the real story.
May 18, 2013 /
Starkly different from the carefully orchestrated scenes in Pyongyang, the landscapes along North Korea's borders are at turns porous and paranoid.
May 15, 2013 /
A $429 million dam shows how South Korea deals with doomsday threats from the North.
May 10, 2013 /
With a delegation marooned inside the no man's land between North and South Korea since 1953, Switzerland maintains fragile ties with the North.
April 5, 2013
Pulitzer Center grantee Tomas van Houtryve has spent months looking into North Korea from its tightly sealed borders.
April 4, 2013 /
Photographer Tomas van Houtryve began exploring North Korea's borders after two trips inside the country in 2007 and 2008.
April 1, 2013 /
As North Korea threatens to barrel down a warpath, South Korea braces for an impending attack.
April 23, 2012 /
Fresh trenches, sandbag fortifications, Cobra attack helicopters—and no negotiated resolution to the boundary dispute—cast a shadow on the future of South Korea's Yellow Sea islanders.