March 20, 2016 by Kayli Plotner

More than 20 years after the end of its civil war, El Salvador remains plagued by violence and poverty. Kayli Plotner reports on what has happened to the country's children.

March 19, 2016 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel by Mark Johnson

A group of doctors and volunteers, led by a Syrian-born doctor, arrive in Jordan to help Syrian refugees at Zaatari refugee camp.

March 11, 2016 / Untold Stories by Kayli Plotner

Despite new laws to protect the rights of children in El Salvador who are suffering the consequences of the civil war, many youth remain endangered and seek refuge in orphanages.

March 1, 2016 / DW by Ana P. Santos

Migrant parents are using social media to raise their kids from afar. But a virtual presence enabled by technology is hardly a substitute for the intimacy of physical closeness.

February 26, 2016 / Untold Stories by Chiara Goia, Nell Freudenberger

Photographer Chiara Goia traveled with writer Nell Freudenberger to report on the Parsi community and to document the stories of this declining community.

January 27, 2016 / Global Press Journal by Wairimu Michengi

Encouraged by memories of earning money in Israel during one five-year stint, during which he stayed illegally, Douglas Maina wants to return. But saving money to return is a challenge.

Illustration by Chuck Todd / Global Press Journal.
January 27, 2016 / Global Press Journal by Wairimu Michengi

Pulitzer Center grantee talks about her project "In Limbo: Kenya’s Exodus to Europe."

January 25, 2016 / Global Press Journal by Wairimu Michengi

Some migrants work for years to save enough for a trip that requires them to risk their lives. Some are turned back at international borders, but many others slip unnoticed into Europe.

January 25, 2016 / Untold Stories by Tracey Eaton

The bureaucracy in Cuba can be maddening, but the people are wonderful and have much in common with Americans, says Graham Sowa, 29, an Arizona native who has studied medicine in Havana since 2010.

January 22, 2016 / Global Press Journal by Wairimu Michengi

A smuggler who helped Kenyans move to and around Europe used various ploys, including sending them her own identity documents.

January 22, 2016 / Global Press Journal by Wairimu Michengi

Unemployed African migrants can continue a desperate struggle in Greece or Spain amid the financial crisis. Or they can return to their native land, ashamed to tell others of their failure.

January 20, 2016 / Untold Stories by Jeanne Carstensen

The arrival of over 500,000 refugees to the Greek island of Lesbos in 2015 has turned the eastern shoreline into a crisis zone. Locals, NGOs and volunteers have come together to care for arrivals.

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