April 25, 2016 / Christian Science Monitor
Michael Holtz, Ann Hermes
The Nepali government has yet to rebuild a single permanent house or school destroyed in the April 25 quake, the country's worst natural disaster in eight decades.
April 21, 2016 / Christian Science Monitor
Ann Hermes
Images of life in Nepal a year after the April 2015 earthquake.
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April 12, 2016 / Christian Science Monitor
Jacob Kushner
Two lakes in the Caribbean are rising uncontrollably. Scientists think climate change may be to blame. But the evidence is counterintuitive.
November 6, 2012 / Christian Science Monitor, Untold Stories
Robert Marquand
One of the clearest illustrations of “brain gain” in Poland comes from the southern city of Krakow, which is experiencing a mini-boom in information technology.
November 1, 2012 / Christian Science Monitor, Untold Stories
Peter Ford
Pollution of Lake Tai in Wuxi city puts off potential traders and investors.
October 31, 2012 / Christian Science Monitor, Untold Stories
Peter Ford
China is trying to tempt foreign-educated Chinese entrepreneurs and scientists to return home. The biggest obstacle? China's deep fear of failure.
October 21, 2012 / Christian Science Monitor
Sara Miller Llana, Robert Marquand, Peter Ford
The tide of brain drain – from developing countries to industrialized nations – has turned. Human capital is now returning home to Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe, and Africa.
October 21, 2012 / Christian Science Monitor
Peter Ford
Chinese who found it hard to fit in at the water cooler abroad feel newly valued at home as China creates a reverse brain drain by using financial incentives to lure native talent back home.
October 21, 2012 / Christian Science Monitor
Robert Marquand
In the global reverse brain drain, Poles returning home influence their sometimes frumpy, provincial homeland in everything from toilets to insurance coverage and workplace attitudes.
October 19, 2012 / Christian Science Monitor
Sara Miller Llana
Reverse brain drain means twofold "brain gain" for Brazil as the global recession pulls native Brazilians home and, with them, a wave of European migrants leaving their austerity stricken homelands.
October 17, 2012 / Christian Science Monitor, Untold Stories
Sara Miller Llana
Brazil, with its growing economy, has become a magnet for immigration. Former Rio slums attract young, hip European immigrants looking for cheap housing.
October 16, 2012 / Christian Science Monitor, Untold Stories
Sara Miller Llana
Brazil, with its growing economy, has become a magnet for immigration, attracting not only low-skill workers from poor countires, but also high-skill professionals from Europe.
October 10, 2012 / Christian Science Monitor
Tim Rogers
Hugo Chavez's legacy may hinge on his ability to deliver on a $6.6 billion oil refinery in Nicaragua--just one of the megaprojects that the ruling Sandinistas hope will rescue the country's economy.

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