August 28, 2014 / Untold Stories by Michelle Ferng

An unprecedented public celebration of older adults hints at growing momentum for Peru to address the human rights of older adults. Will actions match the words?

August 27, 2014 / Untold Stories by Paul Short

The squatter settlements known as "Gecekondu" are quickly disappearing in Istanbul, a city that is being transformed through government intervention, historic renewal, and mass housing projects.

August 25, 2014 / Untold Stories by Jalesa Tucker

Many young Roma who live in Paris do not enroll in school but instead help their parents live off the kindness of strangers.

August 22, 2014 / Untold Stories by Sami Siva, Michael Edison Hayden

Senior government officials are dying on India's dangerous roads, but still there is little outcry to improve road safety.

August 22, 2014 / Untold Stories by Ana P. Santos

For OFW (Overseas Filipino Worker) mothers, the financial rewards of working abroad are bittersweet.

August 20, 2014 / The Atlantic by Alice Su

Amid the millions of refugees from Syria flooding into Lebanon and Jordan, one minority group is the most marginalized of all. Palestinians are refugees with literally nowhere to go.

August 18, 2014 / National Geographic by Tomas van Houtryve

The uses of photography in drones: Has the medium itself become weaponized?

August 14, 2014 / Sada by Alice Su

Jordan’s attempt to prioritize Syrian and Iraqis refugees leaves its other asylum seekers underserved.

August 13, 2014 / VICE News by Alice Su

Four years into the Syrian crisis, Lebanon's refugee situation is worse than ever. Five minutes from the Syrian border in Bekaa Valley, young refugee volunteers try to help their community survive.

August 11, 2014 / The Chicago Tribune by Jens Erik Gould, David Rochkind

TB is the world's second-deadliest infectious disease, but funding for it is not proportional to the threat.

August 11, 2014 / The Guardian by Michelle Goldberg

Sweden's prostitution law, which bans the buying but not the selling of sex, is increasingly seen as a model globally. But there are ways to improve it so it doesn't victimize sex workers.

August 6, 2014 / Untold Stories by Jens Erik Gould, David Rochkind

War veteran, amputee and tuberculosis patient Bui Van Thiet lives in stark, voiceless poverty. It’s a prime example of why tuberculosis is a low priority for global health donors.

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