December 23, 2015 /
Evey Wilson
The Pulitzer Center staff share favorite images from 2015.
April 11, 2012 /
Steve Sapienza
As part of the latest Campus Consortium visit to SIUC, filmmaker Stephen Sapienza focuses on the environmental and sociopolitical factors contributing to Peru's gold rush.
January 23, 2012 /
Steve Sapienza, Narayan Mahon
Join the Pulitzer Center for a film screening and discussion on the impact of natural resource extraction on the environment, indigenous populations, public health and corporate responsibility.
January 4, 2016
Ian James, Steve Elfers
Ian James and Steve Elfers discuss their global investigation into groundwater depletion.
December 16, 2015
Tom Hundley, Ian James, Steve Elfers
The new climate agreement is good news, but there is much more to be done.
December 14, 2015 / USA Today
Ian James, Steve Elfers
In Peru, thriving agribusiness, declining aquifers and conflicts over water.
November 30, 2015 / Untold Stories
Betsy Saavedra
For many years, Lima's residents have taken control of private and state land and called it their own. By refusing to move out of these areas they have gained legal possession of their homes.
November 29, 2015 / News & Record - Greensboro
Justin Catanoso
Pope Francis has boldly stepped into a yawning vacuum of political leadership to shout in a rare papal encyclical released last June: Climate change is real; action must be taken now.
November 29, 2015 / The News & Observer
Justin Catanoso
Paris is not the end, it's a pivot point for future progress, says UN special representative on climate change and human rights.
November 27, 2015
Betsy Saavedra
Where would you go if you were homeless, and there was no government assistance? In Lima, Peru many are seeking legal titles to homes where their families have lived for decades.
November 2, 2015
Jon Sawyer, Eli Kintisch, Kenneth R. Weiss, Justin Catanoso
Journalists focus on human implications of drastic shifts in global climate in advance of the Paris COP21 talks on climate change
October 2, 2015 / Untold Stories
Justin Catanoso
In a nation filled with environmental conflicts, none is more contentious than the first mine proposed for the farm region of Cocachacra in southern Peru. Protests have stalled the mine since 2009.
October 1, 2015 / Untold Stories
Justin Catanoso
Peru is 75 percent Catholic and Pope Francis's approval ratings are 82 percent. You might think his papal encyclical on climate change would be embraced. But both the rich and poor find fault with it...