Saharan Insecurity

February 3, 2015 /
Tom Hundley, Katherine Doyle
With our new educational game, travel to the historic city of Timbuktu, Mali, where you report on the ancient manuscripts housed there.
February 3, 2015 /
Katherine Doyle, Peter Gwin
Last year, Associate Editor Katherine Doyle began work with Montreal-based game design studio
September 17, 2014 /
Peter Gwin, Jon Sawyer
National Geographic Live takes in-depth look at reporting by Pulitzer Center-supported journalists.
January 23, 2013 / National Geographic
Peter Gwin
Peter Gwin has spent months traveling throughout Mali and its neighboring countries since 2005. He explains how history and geography helped create the current crisis.
December 10, 2012 / National Geographic
Peter Gwin
Mali has gone from one of Africa's model democracies to a haven for al Qaeda, leaving the people of Timbuktu asking what happens next?
January 19, 2012 /
Monsicha 'Sam' Hoonsuwan
Pulitzer Center grantee Peter Gwin awarded the Lowell Thomas Award for travel journalism for his article "The Telltale Scribes of Timbuktu".
September 22, 2011 / CBC Radio
Peter Gwin
The collapse of the Qaddafi regime delights many Libyans but holds the risk of ongoing instability for much of the rest of the region as mercenaries he recruited are deserting him and heading home.
September 13, 2011 / PRI's The World
Peter Gwin
Peter Gwin told PRI's The World that Tuaregs aren’t helping Muammar Qaddafi hide; only a few fought for the dictator against Libyan rebels, yet the fall of Qaddafi is forcing them to flee.
September 8, 2011 / CNN
Peter Gwin
Pulitzer Center grantee Peter Gwin was interviewed by CNN about his reporting on the Tuareg, a nomadic group recruited by Muammar Qaddafi to fight against the rebels in Libya.
August 31, 2011 / The Atlantic
Peter Gwin
Thousands of Tuareg rebels have fled to Libya to fight in Qadaffi's army and are receiving more than a thousand dollars for their service.