Peru is among many countries undergoing rapid aging, with the proportion of the population over the age of 60 projected to rise from 9.2 percent in 2014 to 22.7 percent in 2050. Advances in medicine, improvements in sanitation and economic prosperity have led to longer life expectancies, while family planning has resulted in falling birth rates across the globe. In low and middle-income families, rapid aging can be a double-edged sword due to limited resource availability, deteriorating family support and i
October 5, 2016 / Viewfind
by Jordan Roth, kem knapp sawyer

Pulitzer Center student fellows travel the world to report on issues that affect us all—telling stories that might otherwise go untold. This exhibit features selected work by student fellows, shot on...

E-book: Religion in the Public Sphere
July 18, 2016 / Untold Stories
by Patrick Reilly, Jon Sawyer

Academics and journalists gather at Washington University in St. Louis to explore religion's place in current international affairs. This free e-book captures the conversation and links out to...

May 31, 2016
by Emily Baumgaertner, Ana P. Santos

Pulitzer Center grantees present their reporting at the Women Deliver International Conference 2016.

May 31, 2016 / Rappler
by Ana P. Santos

For those seeking asylum in Denmark, Center Sandholm is the first stop

May 28, 2016 / Global Health NOW
by Ameto Akpe

Thanks to one innovation, women can now be screened for cervical cancer using just a smartphone.

May 26, 2016
by Emily Baumgaertner

The Pulitzer Center has partnered with university and college professors and teachers to design example lesson plans on journalism and public health.

May 20, 2016 / Huffington Post
by Laura Bassett

“Patriarchy and racism means I’m less likely to be thought the doctor, so that allows me to hide in the open.”

May 19, 2016 / Global Health NOW
by Emily Baumgaertner

The Zika virus is expected to spread in Europe by summer, according to a new WHO risk assessment.

May 16, 2016
by Daniella Zalcman, Jake Naughton

Photojournalists win top prizes for their reporting from Canada to Kenya.

May 11, 2016
by Paul Nevin, Jae Lee

Paul Nevin's focus on child-maternal health in Kenya and Jae Lee's on emergency care in Uganda take national prizes. Reporting on Maasai women by Sydney Combs places as finalist.

May 4, 2016
by Allison Shelley, Laura Bassett

The Pulitzer Center presents a panel of journalists at Women Deliver 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark, to discuss the challenges of reporting on women's health and rights worldwide.

April 29, 2016
by Sarah Weiser, Lauren Shepherd

Pulitzer Center grantee places third in NPPA Best of Photojournalism Contest, Contemporary Issues Single Category, for her photography documenting healthcare for women in India 45 years after the...