January 22, 2015 / Foreign Policy by Kenneth R. Weiss

A migrant farmer from the tiny island nation of Kiribati is a test case for determining whether millions of people, pushed from their homes by climate change, will be acknowledged –– or forgotten.

January 22, 2015 / Huffington Post by Yunfan Sun, Leah Thompson

The filmmakers behind the documentary "Down to the Countryside" discuss China's rapidly disappearing rural villages.

January 20, 2015 / Untold Stories by Rosalie Murphy

As India's Parsi community ages, trust funds and volunteers provide food, housing and medical care.

January 19, 2015 / Foreign Policy by Tom Hundley, Ana P. Santos

Welcome to the Philippines, home to philandering politicians, millions of “illegitimate” children, and marital laws that make Italy look liberal.

January 15, 2015 / Untold Stories by Rosalie Murphy

India's Parsis visit the village of Udvada in Gujarat to pray before a flame that has burned for more than a millennium.

January 12, 2015 / Untold Stories by Michelle Ferng

Peru, along with the rest of Latin America, is experiencing one of the fastest demographic shifts in the world. Older people over 60 will outnumber children under 14 by 2040. Is the country ready?

January 5, 2015 / ChinaFile by Leah Thompson, Yunfan Sun

Looking beyond Bishan Project, this map illustrates 50 "back-to-the-land" efforts across China.

December 19, 2014 / The Atlantic by Yunfan Sun, Leah Thompson

At the same time China is rapidly urbanizing, a new documentary explores how some former city-dwellers are trying to revitalize the countryside.

December 17, 2014 / ChinaFile by Yunfan Sun, Leah Thompson

Follow an artist and curator who moved from Beijing to the village of Bishan to try to preserve and revitalize local heritage, develop the rural economy, and bring art and culture to the countryside

December 15, 2014 / Newsweek by Amy Maxmen

How indigenous crops can help bring food security to Ethiopia.

December 11, 2014 / Rappler by Ana P. Santos

"For the first few months back here, I did not want to be alone. I was always scared and afraid that someone would die."

December 4, 2014 / Nautilus by Amy Maxmen

In Ethiopia, evolution is not a threat to people of faith.

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