July 17, 2013 /
Aboriginal children are getting the opportunity to go to school thanks to the Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences, an alternative education system in rural India that mixes learning with sports.
July 11, 2013 /
Photojournalist Larry C. Price captures the long workday of 9-year-old Karim Sawadogo.
July 10, 2013 /
A gold rush has brought new opportunities, and challenges, to the desperately poor nation of Burkina Faso in West Africa.
July 5, 2013 /
Gold production has more than doubled in Burkina Faso in recent years. However, that boom has led to an increase of child laborers working in cramped and dangerousl mining conditions.
June 20, 2013 /
Journalist and poet Eliza Griswold and Seamus Murphy, a London-based photographer, set out to document Afghan life through the prism of oral folk poems shared among Pashtun women.
June 19, 2013 /
For many Americans, Afghanistan is a country shrouded in mystery, particularly its women, literally shrouded under a burka, silent and seemingly impenetrable.
May 6, 2013 /
Stephen Sapienza reports on shale gas fracking in Poland for PBS Newshour.
February 12, 2013 /
Steve Sapienza exposes the human cost of palm oil, a cheap ingredient used in many processed foods.
December 13, 2012 /
PBS NewsHour's Hari Sreenivasan sat down with Paul Salopek to discuss his upcoming 21,000-mile, seven-year hike across the globe.
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September 21, 2012 /
The world--and especially the U.S--wants cheap shrimp. For the $1 billion plus shrimping industry in Thailand, satisfying this appetite comes at the expense of workers.