Closing the Gender Gap in South Africa

October 14, 2014 /
Emily Baumgaertner, Mellissa Fung
Pulitzer Center’s Washington Weekend included a Pitching and Reporting Panel Discussion about how to frame stories, ask tough questions, and write about sensitive topics.
May 29, 2013 /
Allison Shelley, Melissa Turley
"Meet the Pros" 2013 features Pulitzer Center grantee Allison Shelley and student fellow Melissa Turley, produces Westchester student-created multimedia.
April 11, 2013 /
Allison Shelley, Melissa Turley
Annual Westchester Community College "Meet the Pros" features Pulitzer Center grantee Allison Shelley and Melissa Turley, the 2012 George Washington University student fellow.
December 11, 2012 /
Ana Buling
At a George Washington University panel experts discuss how social media tools can help prevent violence against women .
October 26, 2012 /
Tom Hundley
Pulitzer Center Senior Editor Tom Hundley highlights this week's reporting on Exxon Mobil’s multi-billion dollar Liquefied Natural Gas project in Papua New Guinea.
October 15, 2012 / GlobalPost, Pulitzer Center
Melissa Turley
Lesbians in South Africa are the targets of vicious hate crimes that often grab headlines but rarely result in justice for either the victim or her tormentors.
October 10, 2012 /
Caroline D'Angelo
Millions of girls missing: Pulitzer Center stories honor International Day of the Girl.
October 4, 2012 / Pulitzer Center
Melissa Turley
Although apartheid has ended, its legacy lives on. Many South Africans still make their home in townships, segregated areas where they relocated after being forcibly removed from "white only" land.
September 26, 2012 / Pulitzer Center
Melissa Turley
Women in rural South Africa are often ruled by two sets of law—traditional and constitutional. Their rights are protected under one, denied under the other. Many search for the in-between.
September 24, 2012 / Pulitzer Center
Melissa Turley
Ulundi is a village like hundreds of others in South Africa but some of the women are different. They are members of the Rural Women's Movement and they are willing to stand up for their rights.