May 27, 2016 / Untold Stories
by Anna Spoerre

Southern Illinois University Carbondale student fellow Anna Spoerre reports on education in rural Peru. Though free, it comes with costs for many families.

May 27, 2016
by Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack

Business reporter Jamie McGee and photographer Larry McCormack share insights on their reporting in Haiti.

May 26, 2016
by Paula Bronstein

Photojournalist tells the story of women and girls, in some instance, in desperate straits because their husbands died during the past decades of conflict in their country.

May 25, 2016 / The Tennessean
by Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack

Haiti's chicken industry fell apart in the late 1990s after lowered import tariffs hurt locals' ability to compete. Efforts are underway to revive the lost market.

May 25, 2016
by Julia Barton, Misha Friedman

Two years after Euromaidan, the Russian seizure of Crimea and conflicts in eastern Ukraine, a depressing new reality has sunk in for many displaced Ukrainians: they're not getting their old lives...

May 23, 2016
by Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack

Economic development strategies that focus on job creation over direct aid gain traction in rural Haiti, offering insights on how to overcome longstanding challenges in addressing poverty.

May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
by Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack

In Haiti, many of the children living in orphanages have living parents, a testament to the desperation parents feel when they struggle to provide food for their children.

May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
by Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack

Mission trips pour into Haiti each week. An organization that has been hosting groups for a decade envisions a better model based on job creation.

May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
by Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack

Rebuilding a chicken sector in rural Haiti has been accompanied by challenges including training, repayments and cheap imports, but now hundreds are able to access a new source of sustainable income.

May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
by Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack

The Marriott Port-au-Prince hotel is in its second year of operation and employs 165 people, nearly all of whom are Haitian. Still, demand is less than anticipated.

May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
by Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack

Trapping mosquitoes to check for Zika and other diseases in Haiti

May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
by Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack

Is there a meaningful way to contribute to Haiti, a country in which the majority of the population lives in poverty?

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