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.
August 29, 2014 /
Lauren Shepherd, Steve Sapienza
Steve Sapienza discusses his reporting on the health hazards and social pressures associated with small-scale gold mining in Peru, in an interview for Mining-Technology.
August 28, 2014
Michelle Ferng
Peru, along with the rest of Latin America, is experiencing one of the fastest demographic shifts in the world. Older people over 60 will outnumber children under 14 by 2040. Is the country ready?
August 28, 2014 / Untold Stories
Michelle Ferng
An unprecedented public celebration of older adults hints at growing momentum for Peru to address the human rights of older adults. Will actions match the words?
July 31, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
To put an accurate price on carbon, you need to know how much you have and where it’s located, researchers say.
April 3, 2014 / Link TV
Jim Wickens
In Peru, as many as 10,000 dolphins are slaughtered for shark bait.
February 19, 2014
Ben Depp, Nadja Drost, Mellissa Fung, Dimiter Kenarov, Jacob Kushner, Narayan Mahon, Larry C. Price, Jane Regan, Steve Sapienza, Nadia Shira Cohen, Damon Tabor
Cross continents with eleven of our grantee journalists as they take you into the mines to show you where we get our gold––exposing the hidden social and environmental costs of this business.
February 6, 2014
Ben Depp, Nadja Drost, Mellissa Fung, Dimiter Kenarov, Jacob Kushner, Narayan Mahon, Larry C. Price, Jane Regan, Steve Sapienza, Nadia Shira Cohen, Damon Tabor
On Feb. 14, the Pulitzer Center releases its newest e-book on the environmental and human prices of gold mining. Whether this resource is produced in a way that is fair to all is very much up to us.
February 3, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
New findings from Woods Hole Research Center scientists use satellite data to recommend habitat corridors between protected areas in the tropics.
January 7, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
Warsaw climate talks give surprise boost to a struggling UN plan to provide incentives to reduce deforestation.
November 27, 2013
Justin Catanoso
Meet journalist Justin Catanoso who is reporting on climate change from the depths of the Peruvian rainforest.
November 22, 2013 / Untold Stories
Justin Catanoso
Climate change in the Peruvian tropics: Global warming is affecting more than just icebergs.

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