Lake Urmia in the Sharafkhaneh Port. Image by Ako Salemi. Iran, 2016.
January 19, 2017
Persephone Miel Fellow Ako Salemi discusses his project on climate change in Iran.
Fidel Castro's remains are transported 500 miles from Havana to Santiago. The image shows an open car pulling a trailer holding his remains, surrounded by flowers.
January 12, 2017
Nick Schifrin and Zach Fannin traveled to Cuba after Fidel Castro's death to report on the cruelty and charisma with which he ruled, and why Cubans do not predict his death will lead to major change.
A woman with depression and her counselor. The counselor is a "paraprofessional"—without a graduate degree. The patient says—she is happy with the care she's received. Image by Joanne Silberner. India, 2016.
January 6, 2017
What does it take to address mental illnesses? See what some folks in India are doing.
A sign in Ningxia, northwestern China, reads: "Love your country, love your religion; know the law, follow the law". Image by Alice Su. China, 2016.
January 6, 2017
China's Muslim minorities make up only two percent of the population, but comprise 20 million people. How do they relate to Islam, the state, the majority Han Chinese and one another?
Carrying cotton to the collection point in Diongolo, Burkina Faso. Image by Jošt Franko. Burkina Faso, 2016
January 5, 2017
Meta Krese and Jost Franko discuss today’s globalized economy by connecting growers of cotton from Burkina Faso, the garment industry in Bangladesh, and European consumers.
Glen Ewenin who attended Gordon's Residential School from 1970-1973 and Muskowekwan Indian Residential School from 1973-1975. Image by Daniella Zalcman. Canada, 2016.
December 27, 2016
Listen to award-winning journalist Daniella Zalcman discuss her latest work on Canada's Indian residential schools titled: "Signs of Your Identity."
Freshly-assembled caskets on the highway from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa. Image by Emily Gogolak. Honduras, 2015.
December 26, 2016
Emily Gogolak, from the field in Tegucigalpa, discusses her reporting on violence against women in Honduras and the deportations of mothers and children from immigration detention centers in Texas.
A Donald Trump piñata in the center of Mexico City. Many Mexicans are deeply fearful of Trump's enacting his campaign promises to cancel or alter NAFTA, restrict remittances sent to Mexico from the United States, deport millions of undocumented immigrants living in the U.S., and build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Image by Nick Schifrin. Mexico, 2016.
December 19, 2016
In a project for PBS NewsHour, Nick Schifrin and Zach Fannin report on why President-Elect Donald Trump's promises to build a wall and pull out of free trade agreements could exacerbate the...
This is the grave of Sally Mugabe, Robert Mugabe's first wife, in Heroes Acre on the edge of Harare. Intriguingly there are two empty graves right next to it. The first will presumably be occupied by Mugabe himself when he dies. But who will claim the second? Image by Martin Fletcher. Zimbabwe, 2016.
December 19, 2016
Who will succeed Robert Mugabe—and who will be given the coveted grave site next to his own?
December 15, 2016
Laura Kasinof learns what it means to leave everything behind and move to a new country with little knowledge of what the future will hold.
A wall with photographs of those who victims of the Pinochet regime.
December 14, 2016
Ewen MacAskill visits Villa Grimaldi, a secret detention center in Chile, while uncovering the story of Roberto Kozak, a diplomat who helped save 30,000 prisoners after the 1973 military coup.
In September, the French government opened its first Center for Reintegration and Citizenship, otherwise known as a deradicalization center, at this eighteenth-century manor outside a small town in the Loire Valley. Image by Elisabeth Zerofsky. France, 2016.
December 7, 2016
Journalist Elisabeth Zerofsky talks about the French government's efforts to create new deradicalization programs to address the increase in young French citizens drawn to jihadism.
Sunset in Bogota. Image by Dara Mohammadi. Colombia, 2016.
December 6, 2016
Pulitzer Center grantee Dara Mohammadi traveled to Colombia to write about Huntington's Disease, an as-yet untreatable genetic disorder.
An illegal miner displays gold ore dug from an abandoned mine in Johannesburg. South Africa, 2016. Image by Mark Olalde.
November 18, 2016
Meet journalist Mark Olalde who is investigating the costs of abandoned mines and the active minerals extraction industry in South Africa.
Ihab Muhtaseb (center)  is shown with Milwaukee Journal Sentinel staffers Mark Hoffman (left) and Mark Johnson on March 22, 2016, at the Zaatari refuge camp in Jordan about 15 miles from the Syrian border.
November 9, 2016
Photojournalist Mark Hoffman travels to a refugee camp in Jordan to document a medical mission.
October 26, 2016
Wes Enzinna investigates the Kurdish revolution in Syria by embedding himself as a teacher in an academy in the middle of the warzone.
October 24, 2016
Europe's extremist Muslim fringe dominates headlines, but progressive artists and activists on the "other Muslim fringe" are at the forefront of efforts to shape the future of Islam in Europe.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter Mark Johnson greets Syrian refugee children in the Zaatari refugee camp about 90 minutes north of Amman, Jordan.
October 24, 2016
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter Mark Johnson discusses his project, "The Healing," on the efforts of a Syrian-born pediatric neurologist to help refugees from Syria who are stuck in the Zaatari...
Amy Maxmen speaks with children suffering from Konzo in Kahemba, DRC
October 18, 2016
Photojournalist Neil Brandvold investigates the paralytic disease Konzo that has inflicted polio-life symptoms on thousands of the most impoverished people in Democratic Republic of Congo.
Residents in Tuvar,  India, gather in the schoolhouse to hear about a plan to bring solar power to the village. Tuvar is one of many communities in India without access to electricity. Image by Michael Henninger. India, 2016.
October 15, 2016
Business reporter Daniel Moore and photographer Michael Henninger traveled to India for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette to write about efforts to scale up clean sources of power.

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