July 3, 2015 /
Supermarket chain owned by one of Germany’s wealthiest families lent money over past decade by World Bank and others as it expands into eastern Europe.
November 4, 2014 /
Kuyalnik Estuary is a large brackish lake on the outskirts of Odessa, Ukraine, and home to one of the country's oldest sanatoriums. Today it is on the brink of environmental disaster.
October 3, 2014
The Black Sea region has become the focus of heated geopolitical contention, but local environmental issues remain underreported and poorly understood.
February 19, 2014
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 /
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.
January 4, 2013
Dimiter Kenarov and Mark Schulte to speak to middle and high school students from San Diego and Baja California at the 16th annual WorldLink Youth Town Meeting.
December 23, 2012
The Pulitzer Center staff share their favorite photos from 2012.
July 16, 2012 /
Virginia Quarterly Review
The Rosia Montana mine is one of the oldest mines in the world, but now it threatens to destroy the ancient village it long ago built.
January 10, 2012 /
The Romanian government is eager for investment from international mining companies, but local residents in a historic mining town fear an environmental disaster.
January 6, 2012
From the gold in our jewelry to the shrimp at our favorite restaurant and the minerals within our electronics, the true cost of production—both social and environmental—too often remains hidden.