Global Goods, Local Costs

Emergency care physician Rodrigo Lobo was the first to suspect a yellow fever outbreak in the area around Teófilo Otoni, Brazil. The city is about 460 miles north of Rio de Janeiro. Image by Mark Hoffman. Brazil, 2017.
February 15, 2018

Pulitzer Center-supported journalists and student fellows screen films and discuss their global health related reporting, from climate change to domestic violence.

A Rohingya refugee displays her burn scars. Image by Doug Bock Clark. Bangladesh, 2017.
February 15, 2018

Pulitzer Center grantee journalists Doug Bock Clark and Nahal Toosi provide first-hand information from Myanmar and surrounding region.  

A boy carries another child in Kutapalong Refugee Camp. In this unofficial camp, tents are constructed with plastic tarps that had been used to evaporate seawater. Image by Doug Bock Clark. Bangladesh, 2017.
February 14, 2018

Join the Pulitzer Center and American University for a conversation over the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar with journalist Doug Clark.

Nine-year-old Karim Sawadogo swings a pick at the bottom of a 40-foot pit at Kouékowéra. Image by Larry C. Price. Burkina Faso, 2013.
October 6, 2017

ACTION DC! hosts a panel on on how human trafficking is portrayed in the media.

Mr. Cheng and Ms. Feng are on the way to the restaurant that offers free-meals to Chinese migrant workers.  Image by Xyza Bacani. Singapore, 2017.
October 6, 2017

Pulitzer Center grantee Xyza Bacani joins a panel with other artists about their work presented in an exhibit on modern slavery at George Washington University.

Runaway migrant workers practiced a song inside the shelter to stay active despite their painful situations. Image by Xyza Bacani. Singapore, 2016.
September 21, 2017

ACTION DC! is hosting an exhibit called, Bearing Witness, that combines photographs, paintings, sculptures, collages, video, and installations to show the global scale of human trafficking.

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September 18, 2017

Photojournalist examines climate change, pollution and public health through his Pulitzer Center-supported reporting. 

Image by Sean Gallagher. India, 2014.
September 14, 2017

This visit kicks off a three-city U.S. tour where photojournalist Sean Gallagher shares his work reporting on issues related to the environmental, public health, and urban pollution.

A man walks over rocks near to a glacial lake that has formed at the base of the Dagu Glacier on the southeast edge of the Tibetan Plateau. The glacier has been reducing in size in recent years as a result of rising temperatures in the region. Image by Sean Gallagher. China, 2012.
September 8, 2017

Photojournalist focuses on environment, global health and communities, especially in Asia, as part of three-city U.S. tour to schools and college campuses.  

A worker uses his bare hands to remove hide from an alkali bath.
August 28, 2017

A screening of films by Pulitzer Center grantees and global health advocates on how communities can address pressing environmental health problems and improve the lives of vulnerable populations.

July 12, 2017

Pulitzer Center at NABJ 2017 National Convention and Career Fair. Come pitch your international stories!

Educators from the 2016 workshop explore reporting and global topics with journalists who presented earlier in the day. Image by Evey Wilson. United States, 2016.
June 5, 2017

Pulitzer Center and University of Chicago Summer Institute for Educators 2017—This two-day workshop hosted by the Pulitzer Center and UChicago brings together award-winning journalists with educators...