March 11, 2015 / National Geographic by Kenneth R. Weiss

Kiribati President Anote Tong leads a Pacific island nation that’s facing a likely exodus due to rising sea levels. He weighs long-term options: stay and defend or flee to higher ground.

March 6, 2015 / Foreign Policy by Michael Edison Hayden

Narendra Modi wants India to embrace its traditional systems of medicine, like ayurveda and yoga. But can he convince rich Indians to treat their ailments with lead pills and squirming bugs?

March 5, 2015 / National Geographic by Jason Motlagh, Tim McGirk

In the midst of Syria's civil war, doctors and a network of young volunteers are venturing into combat zones to vaccinate children against polio.

March 5, 2015 / National Geographic by Jason Motlagh, Tim McGirk

Courageous bands of volunteers are standing up to ISIS and the Assad regime to vaccinate Syrian children.

March 4, 2015 / National Geographic by Tim McGirk

Health workers—many of them women—continue to face bullets and bombs as they inoculate children.

March 4, 2015 / Untold Stories by Holly Pickett, Joanna Kakissis

Most Syrians come to Greece hoping to migrate to European countries of greater means, where they'll request asylum and state support as refugees.

February 27, 2015 / The Atlantic's Citylab by Matthew Niederhauser

With its second annual Biennale, Dharavi finds itself being taken seriously as an arts destination.

February 27, 2015 / National Geographic by Tim McGirk, Jason Motlagh

Pakistani doctor's role in health campaign sparked local suspicions that efforts to fight polio were part of a Western plot.

February 25, 2015 / National Geographic by Tim McGirk, Jason Motlagh

Volunteers fighting polio in Pakistan are under attack as a result of a U.S. health program to track an al Qaeda leader.

February 25, 2015 / Untold Stories by Holly Pickett, Joanna Kakissis

Some Syrians who came to Russia with work visas now find themselves trapped. With little chance of gaining legal status, they face exploitation from employers and police.

February 24, 2015 / Untold Stories by Kenneth R. Weiss

Before feeling the full brunt of rising seas, the Kiribati people eke out a life on narrow ribbons of land exposed to waves, wind and tide. There's no room for retreat surrounded by the Pacific Ocean...

February 23, 2015 / Untold Stories by Sim Chi Yin, Ian Johnson

Photographer Sim Chi Yin talks about her experiences while reporting for the story "Beijing's Rat Tribe" with journalist Ian Johnson.

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