November 5, 2012 Untold Stories
Peter DiCampo
Photojournalist Peter DiCampo guides the viewer on a visual journey through Ivory Coast, describing the evidence of continued turmoil that he and journalist Austin Merrill found.
September 24, 2012 Warscapes
Austin Merrill
Some of the Ivorian refugees who crossed into Liberia when fighting flared last year are trickling back--to both destruction and signs of new unity. Austin Merrill meets a convoy crossing the border.
September 17, 2012 The New York Times
Peter DiCampo
The New York Times Lens blog features Peter DiCampo and Austin Merrill's "Everyday Africa" photography—a project that began during a Pulitzer Center-sponsored trip to Ivory Coast.
August 29, 2012 Vanity Fair
Austin Merrill
As former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo awaits his fate before the International Criminal Court in The Hague, his country remains violently divided.
August 29, 2012 Newsweek Japan
Peter DiCampo
The 2011 fighting in Ivory Coast was the latest chapter in cocoa's violent history, and a year later the country takes uncertain, often stumbling steps toward reconciliation.
August 9, 2012 Bloomberg Businessweek
Peter DiCampo, Austin Merrill
A photographic tour of "Everyday Africa" captured through the lens of an iPhone.
June 29, 2012 Foreign Policy
Peter DiCampo
Are things so bad that Ivory Coast misses its former tyrant?
June 29, 2012 Foreign Policy
Austin Merrill
Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo, facing trial in The Hague, still has support despite allegations of war crimes.
May 22, 2012 Untold Stories
Austin Merrill, Peter DiCampo
Duékoué, Ivory Coast saw some of the worst fighting of the civil war. Months later, officials are trying to rebuild and reconcile, but the residents of the town are reluctant.
May 18, 2012 Untold Stories
Austin Merrill, Peter DiCampo
Farmers in Ivory Coast are finding that rubber trees produce more and last longer than cocoa. Will rubber replace cocoa as the country's primary crop?
May 17, 2012 Bloomberg Businessweek
Peter DiCampo
Ivory Coast produces 40 percent of the world's cocoa, but cocoa has been a bittersweet crop for the country.
May 17, 2012 Untold Stories
Peter DiCampo
The production of chocolate has long been linked with strife and bloodshed; the 2011 political fighting in the Ivory Coast was the latest chapter in cocoa's violent history.
May 15, 2012 Untold Stories
Peter DiCampo, Austin Merrill
Pulitzer Center grantees Austin Merrill and Peter DiCampo capture images of daily life in Ivory Coast through their iPhones.
May 11, 2012 Untold Stories
Austin Merrill, Peter DiCampo
The 2010 Ivory Coast presidential election resulted in deep political divisions and five months of war. The political divisions remain, along with high unemployment and deepening frustration.
May 9, 2012 Untold Stories
Austin Merrill, Peter DiCampo
In Moussadougou, a town of 30,000 where almost all residents are "foreigners" from other parts of Ivory Coast, disputes over land ownership divide the community.
May 7, 2012 Untold Stories
Austin Merrill, Peter DiCampo
Cocoa, a lucrative business in Ivory Coast, lies at the heart of the country's recent strife.