September 23, 2016 by Laura Kasinof

Some 1.1 million migrants came to seek asylum in Germany’s borders in 2015 and more are on their way. What's life like for refugees after they arrive?

September 19, 2016 by Christian Belanger

The South African government is working to reform Alexandra Township, one of the poorest, most densely populated areas of Johannesburg, still struggling to overcome the legacy of apartheid. Can it...

Refugees from Somalia and South Sudan share their stories during a solidarity walking tour in Berlin
September 15, 2016 by Ben Mauk

The crisis in Europe has created entire towns of refugees in rural Germany and prompted an epidemic of xenophobic arson attacks across the country.

September 14, 2016 by Rachel Townzen

Syrian refugees have an unprecedented access to and use of technology. Yet in a crisis defined by themes of information and communication, disconnection remains a striking challenge.

Image by Holly Gambrell. Italy, 2016.
September 14, 2016 by Holly Gambrell

This investigation into the lifestyles, struggles and cultures of the Roma people living in Rome examines how the Italian government—and citizens—treat the Roma population.

Transgender rights protest held in Lahore after the brutal rape of two khawaja siras in the city of Peshawar in northern Pakistan
September 14, 2016 by Ikra Javed

A third gender lives in Pakistan, earning livelihoods through begging, sex work and dancing. But a closer look uncovers the diverse identities and daily realities comprising this trans community.

Image provided by Amir Hassan.
September 9, 2016 by Amir Hassan

Amir Hassan reports from Manchester, UK, on Muslim youth who embrace their heritage, using it to promote non-violence, community building, and a sense of global citizenship.

Ian Johnson interview
September 9, 2016 by Ian Johnson, Sim Chi Yin

China's leading thinkers, activists, artists, and authors talk about the future of their country.

Runners gather early on Sunday morning for a community race at the makeshift soccer field in Kirotshe.
August 2, 2016 by Daniel Socha

Over the past two decades fighting in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has torn through the region, leaving widespread poverty and hopelessness. Project Kirotshe helps one community rebuild...

Koutsochero camp, Larisa, Greece.
August 1, 2016 by Sonia Shah

Europe's failure to provide adequate health care to tens of thousands of migrants trapped in Greece threaten the continent with a flood of new contagions

Au pair Lucila Espinosa Milay, Denmark
August 1, 2016 by Ana P. Santos, Allison Shelley

On paper, the au pair program is a cultural exchange program. But for many people, the motivations are economic relief rather than cultural immersion.

Darién Gap
July 19, 2016 by Jason Motlagh

In their bid to reach the United States, a growing number of migrants fleeing poverty and conflicts at home are braving the treacherous Darién Gap. Many never emerge.

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