HIV in the Philippines: State of Emergency
by Ana P. Santos, Veejay Villafranca
The Philippines has always been able to avoid the HIV epidemic—until now.
Asia, Health
by Ariel Zirulnick, Will Swanson
Nairobi-based freelance journalist Ariel Zirulnick discusses her project, "Kenya Abandons the North East to Al Shabab."
Africa
by Carina Storrs
Why don’t certain vaccines work as well in low-income countries as they do in the U.S. and other high-income countries? And how can we shrink the gap?
Asia, Health
The traditional blanket toss at the annual whaling feast in Point Hope, Alaska on June 16, 2015.
by Julia O'Malley, Katie Orlinsky
How is climate change challenging Native communities across rural Alaska where hunting, fishing and foraging for food anchors cultures and economies? And what happens when whale meat begins to spoil?
Climate change, Food security
by Yigal Schleifer
Yigal Schleifer explores the European political sphere after the Cold War and examines the struggle for democratization in three countries: Hungary, Ukraine and Turkey.
Europe
by Stuart A. Reid
Foreign Affairs editor Stuart Reid discusses his reporting in Gambia—a profile of its dictator Yahya Jammeha and an investigation into a December 2014 coup attempt.
Africa
by Laura Bassett, Jake Naughton
Laura Bassett and Jake Naughton traveled to Kenya to take a close look at the devastating impact of a United States policy on the abortion rights of rape victims around the world.
Africa, Gender issues, Health, Human Rights
by Ross Velton
Ross Velton describes how Sri Lanka has become a world leader in the supply of corneas. But what's driving this surprising new export?
Asia, Health
Blind woman sitting outside a shop in Colombo. Image by Ross Velton. Sri Lanka, 2015.
by Ross Velton
The Buddhist practice of giving gifts to help those less fortunate has made Sri Lanka one of the world's leading suppliers of eyes.
Asia
by Ari Daniel
Three science teams, two glaciers, one reporter.
Climate change
by Emily Baumgaertner, Ameto Akpe
Pulitzer Center grantees present their reporting at the International Conference on Family Planning 2016.
Health
by Eli Kintisch
Eli Kintisch visited high Arctic sites in Siberia and Alaska to report on the tenuous state of the permafrost.
Climate change
by Esha Chhabra
Pulitzer Center grantee Esha Chhabra explores India's healthcare problems, many of which stem from the country's overwhelming pollution.
Asia, Health
Makhmour, Iraq. November 19, 2015. Sunni fighters who oppose the Islamic State take up formation along the front line near the ISIS-controlled village of Haj Ali, south of Mosul. Image by Moises Saman. Iraq, 2015.
by Luke Mogelson, Moises Saman
This year, a force comprised of Iraqi soldiers, Iranian-backed militias, Kurdish peshmerga, and Sunni police will attempt to retake Mosul, Iraq's second largest city, from the Islamic State, or ISIS.
Human Rights
by Sharron Lovell
Like so many of Mao’s pronouncements, it sounded simple: “The South has a lot of water; the North lacks water. So if it can be done, borrowing a little water and bringing it up might do the trick.”
Asia, Economics, refugees
by Uri Blau
Uri Blau used U.S. and Israeli tax records to connect the dots between American tax-exempt charities and their Israeli beneficiaries operating over the Green Line.
Regional/border disputes
by Sam Knight
The UN is trying to bring forests into the fight against climate change with an ambitious programme known as REDD+. Can it work in a complex place like Papua New Guinea?
Climate change
by Carl Gierstorfer
Biologist and filmmaker Carl Gierstorfer shows how Ebola has affected people and communities in Liberia—and changed history.
Africa
Image by Kateri Donahoe. Mali, 2015.
by Kateri Donahoe
Female genital cutting affects more than nine out of ten of women in Mali. Those working to end the practice must walk a fine line between preserving culture and protecting women.
Africa
by Paula Bronstein
Photojournalist Paula Bronstein discusses her reporting from Afghanistan, where she has documented the lives of the many war widows, the legacy of three decades of war.
Gender issues, Modern Day Conflicts

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