Women, Children, Crisis

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March 31, 2017

Pulitzer Center-supported journalists and student fellows screen films and discuss their reporting, from climate change to widowhood.  

At the University of Florida, Parkinson’s disease patient Russell Price undergoes surgery to implant a deep brain stimulation (DBS) lead
March 29, 2017

Join Pulitzer Center and Global Health NOW at the 2017 CUGH conference for a workshop on ways to better communicate research and field experience.

Project Last Mile aims to make contraception more accessible to women in the most remote, hard-to-reach villages in rural Africa. Image by Jake Naughton. Kenya, 2015.
March 27, 2017

Join conversation about U.S. policy, public health and availability of abortions to women overseas with journalists Laura Bassett and Jake Naughton at The George Washington University Milken...

Refugees climb out of their dinghy on the shores of Lesbos after having crossed from Turkey, about seven miles away. Image by Tzeli Hadjidimitiou. Greece, 2015.
March 22, 2017

How are the lives of refugees impacted as they migrate throughout the world? And how does their migration affect the global economy? Join us in New York to discuss.  

Image by Anne Thurow. Uganda, 2015.
March 13, 2017

Pulitzer Center partners with Chicago Council, bringing journalists into the conversation with broad range of individuals working on global food security and agricultural development.  

March 10, 2017

A series of panels and workshops exploring the intersection of gender and the most critical issues of our time—from property rights to global health and international security.

Betty Nanozi was robbed of everything she owned, twice. Image by Kathryn Carlson. Uganda, 2016.
March 9, 2017

Cynthia Gorney discusses "For Widows: Life After Loss" as part of Pulitzer Center visit to Austin, Texas.

The exuberance of Holi, the holiday that includes flinging colored powders, was until recently thought inappropriate for widows. Aid groups, defying traditional prejudices against widows, now invite them to join celebrations like this Holi party in Vrindavan. Image by Amy Toensing. India, 2016.
March 9, 2017

Photojournalist brings stories of women, and her images of them published in National Geographic, to Campus Consortium partner students and faculty.

Masika Katsuva is a central figure in the Pulitzer Center-supported documentary "Seeds of Hope." She created a support center and farming community in the Democratic Republic of Congo to assist other survivors of rape, their children and orphans. Image by Fiona Lloyd-Davies. Democratic Republic of Congo, 2013.
March 8, 2017

Watch the screening and attend a panel discussion on "Under the Shadow," a film about how politics, corruption and impunity affect the lives of individuals in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

 Au pairs walk back to the train after shopping at Loppemarked, a weekend flea market in Gentofte, a wealthy suburb of Copenhagen. The women buy second-hand clothing and gifts to send to their families back home, a common practice of overseas Filipino workers. Image by Allison Shelley. Denmark, 2016.
February 1, 2017

Ana Santos, Allison Shelley and Tom Hundley visit Campus Consortium partner Northwestern in Qatar to discuss migrant worker exchange programs that are more than just cultural immersion.

January 16, 2017

Photojournalist reflects on seven years of regional reporting, speaking to the effects of global policy and economics on the lives of individuals and on their communities..

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December 13, 2016

Is the end of AIDS near? Journalists Jon Cohen, Amy Maxmen and Misha Friedman discuss their reporting and what they've found from around the world.