December 6, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen
Like many journalists in Somalia, they have been targeted by Al-Shabab. But despite the dangers they face at home, under the EU-Turkey agreement they face likely deportation back to Turkey.
“We didn’t anticipate the changes that happened (in Greenland) in the last ten or 15 years,” says glaciologist Gordon Hamilton. “The ice sheet has waxed and waned with time for sure, but I don’t think it’s been through such a large set of changes in such a short period of time.” Hamilton hopes the new high-definition laser scanner he and his colleagues have just installed on the rim of Greenland's Helheim glacier will help keep pace better with the rapid changes in the region. Greenland, 2015. Image by Ari
October 26, 2016 / PRI's The World
Ari Daniel
Climate scientist Gordon Hamilton died in Antarctica recently when his snowmobile plunged into a deep glacial crevasse. His research in Antarctica and Greenland focused on the relationship between...
Lt. Maya Breslavski and her team detain a drunk driver after he attempted to flee the scene. Image by Misha Friedman. Ukraine, 2016.
October 6, 2016 / PRI's The World
Misha Friedman
In Ukraine, substance abuse has been an epidemic for the past two decades—about 1 percent of all adults are intravenous drug users—the leading cause of HIV transmission in the country.
September 23, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen
A detention center established by the EU to process refugees arriving in Europe was destroyed in a recent fire.
A view of Baku Bay. Image by Alix Saz courtesy Creative Commons. Azerbaijan, 2015.
September 19, 2016 / PRI's The World
Joshua Kucera
Joshua Kucera explores the border between Europe and Asia, reporting here from Azerbaijan.
Refugee camp
August 23, 2016 / BBC, PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen
A new report from the Women’s Refugee Commission documents deteriorating conditions for refugees trapped in Greece. Host Jeb Sharp speaks with reporter Jeanne Carstensen in Lesbos.
children in grounds of petra camp greece
August 10, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen, Jodi Hilton
Persecuted by ISIS, chased out of Iraq, the Yazidis have suffered a lot. And that was before they got to Greece, where other refugees, mostly Muslims, are still persecuting them.
Orianda, 60, was first diagnosed with HIV and tuberculosis in 2013.
August 9, 2016 / PRI's The World
Misha Friedman
Misha Friedman speaks to PRI's The World about photographing women living with HIV and tuberculosis in South Africa.
Scooters in Mezhyhirya Ukraine
July 26, 2016 / PRI's The World
Misha Friedman
The unusual things you'll see while touring the lavish estate of Ukraine's ex-president.
Mezhgorye club house
July 26, 2016 / PRI's The World
Julia Barton, Misha Friedman
Ukrainians vowed to turn their ex-president’s estate into a "Museum of Corruption." But it’s something else now.
Yulia Marushevska
July 8, 2016 / PRI's The World
Nick Schifrin, Zach Fannin
The face of Ukraine's 2014 revolution has a new goal: rooting out corruption in Odessa's customs service.
Donetsk Youth Squad
July 6, 2016 / PRI's The World
Nick Schifrin, Zach Fannin
In the self-declared Donetsk People’s Republic, the breakaway region of eastern Ukraine, training for war starts young.
Greek authorities vowed to move the people to other camps
July 3, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen, Jodi Hilton
On the first night of Ramadan, residents of the informal tent camp at Piraeus port in Athens line up for special meals to break their fast.

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