Launched October 14, 2014 Sara Shahriari, Noah Friedman-Rudovsky
More than half of Bolivian women have experienced physical or sexual violence at the hands of an intimate partner, and the criminal justice system is often unresponsive to their plight.
Launched October 6, 2014 Eve Fairbanks
Uruguayan President José Mujica, who lives in penury and drives a battered VW Beetle to better understand his country's poor, may be the most beloved president in the world. Does he deserve the hype?
Launched October 3, 2014 Dimiter Kenarov
The Black Sea region has become the focus of heated geopolitical contention, but local environmental issues remain underreported and poorly understood.
Launched October 2, 2014 Sonia Shah, Dan McCarey
The cholera epidemic that hit Haiti four years ago bears some startling resemblances to one that devastated Manhattan two centuries earlier.
Image provided by Amy Maxmen.
Launched September 25, 2014 Amy Maxmen
While paleontologists push the dates of our origins back in time, agricultural scientists are trying to ensure that humans last long into the future.
Image by Paul Nevin. Kenya, 2014.
Launched September 25, 2014 Paul Nevin, Adiba Khan
Kenya continues to lose 7,000 mothers to preventable deaths each year. If the solutions are known, why has there been so little progress in saving their lives?
Launched September 17, 2014 Misha Friedman, Dimiter Kenarov
Russia's military annexation of the Crimean Peninsula from Ukraine has already upended many lives. LGBT people and drug users are among those most at risk.
Launched September 16, 2014 Austin Merrill, Peter DiCampo
The Pulitzer Center is proud to partner with the Everyday Africa initiative and its founders, and with students and educators across the globe, to expand the project's reach and educational potential.
Image by Julia Rendleman. Bhutan, 2014.
Launched September 16, 2014 Julia Rendleman, Moriah Balingit
Bhutanese refugees in Nepal never got much international attention and now, after more than 20 years living in camps, they are being resettled around the world. Will their cultural identity survive?
Launched September 12, 2014 Robert Eric Shoemaker
Robert Eric Shoemaker presents a multimedia excavation of the artisans of Venice through the lens of climate change: a conversation between art and science.
Launched September 11, 2014 Selin Thomas
Boston University student fellow Selin Thomas documents people on the margins as she tells stories of the Syrian conflict.
Launched September 5, 2014 Lynn Hicks, Rodney White
China faces huge challenges in feeding its people sustainably and safely. Iowa and U.S. agribusinesses believe they have the solutions. Are they the right ones?
Launched September 3, 2014 Tom Clement
In the Indian border state of Sikkim, indigenous Himalayan communities charted for hydroelectric dam construction fight to protect their sacred rivers.
Image by Sascha Garrey. Uganda, 2014.
Launched September 2, 2014 Sascha Garrey
In the U.S., the HPV vaccine and regular pap smears have almost stopped the pervasiveness of cervical cancer in its tracks. In Uganda, however, cervical cancer is the most fatal cancer for women.
Launched September 2, 2014 Jessica Edmond
Jessica Edmond, Pulitzer Center student fellow from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, examines the effects of media that promote skin bleaching among women and children in Ghana.
Launched August 28, 2014 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?
Image by Paul Short. Turkey, 2014.
Launched August 27, 2014 Paul Short
Few world cities match the speed of Istanbul’s urban transformation. As new mass housing projects, business districts and suspended bridges dot the city’s horizon, the urban poor are being displaced.
Image by Jalesa Tucker. Paris, 2014.
Launched August 25, 2014 Jalesa Tucker
To escape poverty and social exclusion in their countries of origin, many Roma seek refuge in France. Often they face the same discrimination in their new home.
Launched August 23, 2014 Reana Thomas
Alien invaders, primarily two plant species, threaten the livelihoods of 10,000 households surrounding Wular Lake in Kashmir, India.
Launched August 22, 2014 Ty McCormick
Less than three years after independence, South Sudan collapsed into civil war. Thousands have died and famine looms on the horizon. Can rebel-leaders-turned-politicians lead the way to peace?
Image by Jason Larkin. South Africa, 2014.
Launched August 14, 2014 Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin
In South Africa's poorest mining communities, fury at the political class is mounting.
Buariki Village leaders and Professor Pelenise Alofa (center), in front of a newly completed rainwater tank. Image by Janice Cantieri. Kiribati, 2014.
Launched August 11, 2014 Janice Cantieri
Washington University student fellow Janice Cantieri examines the impact of rising sea levels and climate change on life in Kiribati, the first nation facing displacement due to global warming.
Turkana, Kenya. Image by Guillaume Bonn. Kenya, 2014.
Launched July 30, 2014 Jessica Hatcher, Marc Hofer
Turkana in Kenya’s arid north is the most important place you’ve likely never heard of, quintessential to understanding mankind. Now, Turkana has oil. Is it a pending resource-curse catastrophe?
Image by Kalyanee Mam. Cambodia, 2014.
Launched July 30, 2014 Kalyanee Mam
A revolution is awakening in Cambodia—with protests led by a monk who is speaking out against the environmental destruction of his country.

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