Projects

Launched November 23, 2018 Joshua Carroll
U.S.-backed anti-trafficking shelters in India claim to rescue women from sexual slavery. But women kept against their will in these institutions say they are worse than prisons.
Launched November 20, 2018 Andres Gonzalez
American Origami is a work of images and text that looks at the aftermath of mass shootings in American schools.
Launched November 19, 2018 Melissa E. McCart
How one Taiwanese restaurant in Pittsburgh feeds the local community.
Launched November 15, 2018 Jacqueline Charles, José Antonio Iglesias
Getting cancer in Haiti can be like getting a death sentence. Treatments are hard to come by, and with limited options, the poor and powerless pay the price for the reluctance of Haiti’s leaders to invest in their care.
Launched November 14, 2018 Moises Saman , Michael Obert
It has been eight years since the end of Sri Lanka’s armed conflict, and Tamil-speaking war widows in the country's north are still seeking justice for wartime violations.
Launched November 14, 2018 Lauren-Brooke Eisen
This project explores how Australia and New Zealand are partnering with the private sector to ensure less people come back to prison. 
Launched November 13, 2018 Disha Shetty
Overshadowed by the Rohingya crisis, another event is unfolding along the Indo-Myanmar border. This is the story of fast-depleting rainforests in the world's second most populous country.
Launched November 13, 2018 Flaviana Sandoval
With Venezuela's organ procurement system in paralysis since 2017 and the public health infrastructure in disarray, patients have little or no access to organ transplants, and they face illness and even death.
Launched November 12, 2018 Anna Filipova
Permafrost in Greenland is melting rapidly. The soil is collapsing and affecting the infrastructure and ecosystem.
Launched November 8, 2018 Ayo Awokoya, Tobias Jones
Musa Touray was killed in a van collision that sent shockwaves around Italy. A migrant hailing from the Gambia, Musa worked as a farm hand tomato picker on the outskirts of San Severo.
Launched November 2, 2018 Liz Goodwin
America is exporting a different set of ideas to the world under the leadership of President Trump.
Launched November 1, 2018 Brian L. Frank, Justin Maxon
The “Visions of Justice” workshop immerses court involved youth in visual storytelling as a means to nurture self-expression, self-respect, and the exploration their ideas of freedom and justice.
Launched October 30, 2018 Andreea Campeanu, Patricia Huon
In South Sudan, the trauma of the war and the use of child soldiers is transmitted from one generation to another. But people are also finding ways to keep hope.
Launched October 29, 2018 Abigail Bekele
With the new changes to the adoption law in Ethiopia, the country has created a sense of community by caring for children who don't have parents to care for them.
Launched October 29, 2018 Julie De Meulemeester
A look into the causes and consequences of food insecurity in Canada’s Arctic, where access to food is closely connected to Inuit culture, identity, and health.
Launched October 26, 2018 Rayan Hindi, Frederick Bernas
A group of young ballerinas from one of the most violent favelas in Rio de Janeiro use dance to strive for a brighter future.
Launched October 26, 2018 Lauren Markham, Jose Cabezas
A feature for Politico Magazine about how US immigration policy plays out south of the border, specifically in El Salvador, and the impact of family separation on would-be migrants on the ground.
Launched October 22, 2018 Matt Kennard, Ismail Einashe
Africa has become the new locus of great power conflict in the 21st century. But this new proxy battle is centered in a tiny nation of just 943,000 people in the Horn of Africa called Djibouti.
Launched October 22, 2018 Laura Dixon, Mariana Palau
After the deal, the hard work: an investigation looking at the successes and failures of Colombia’s peace agreement with the FARC guerrilla group.
Launched October 19, 2018 Julia Canney
Twenty years on from the Good Friday Agreement, women are once again holding Northern Irish society together through community and outreach programs, all while continuing to deal with lack of sufficient funding to prevent a backslide into the conflict and sectarianism of The Troubles.
Launched October 16, 2018 Fredrick Mugira, Annika McGinnis
As world water shortages worsen, foreign companies are scooping up fertile land in the Nile River basin. But how are some of the world’s poorest countries affected? Water Journalists Africa reports.
Launched October 16, 2018 Roxanne Scott
Students at the University of Kentucky built a prototype wind turbine which they hope farmers in Nigeria could replicate to efficiently dry grains.
Launched October 16, 2018 Molly Knight Raskin
Can mental illness be treated in a country with just one psychiatrist for 4 million people? In Liberia, a pioneering program shows it's possible to tackle mental health issues with scant resources.
Launched October 16, 2018 Malcolm Brabant
As economic migrants and refugees continue their march towards Europe, Spain has replaced Italy as the main entry point to the EU. Malcolm Brabant examines the dynamics on both sides of the Straits of Gibraltar.