August 25, 2014 / The Washington Post
Ty McCormick
With war and weather pushing thousands to the brink of starvation, aid workers in South Sudan are warning of a large-scale humanitarian disaster.
April 18, 2014 / The Washington Post
Jason Motlagh
A year after the collapse of the Rana Plaza complex, safety measures and working conditions for garment factory workers have gotten better, but there is still a long way to go.
March 27, 2014 / The Washington Post
Anup Kaphle
Thousands of Nepalis leave behind their families to find better-paying jobs in Gulf countries. While some workers have found success abroad, others have only suffered immense pain.
November 20, 2013 / The Washington Post
Anup Kaphle
The U.S.-educated Ujwal Thapa, an entrepreneur and independent candidate, says he wants to stir up Nepali politics.
November 17, 2013 / The Washington Post
Anup Kaphle
Nepalis go to the polls Tuesday to choose a special assembly to write a new constitution and try to end a period of political drift. But many here fear that no single party will get a clear majority.
October 31, 2013 / The Washington Post
Juan Forero
In northeastern Brazil, energy companies are erecting wind farms to capitalize on the constant winds that have challenged farming families for generations.
October 18, 2013 / The Washington Post
Stephen Franklin
Traffic has turned Kathmandu into less than a Shangri-la. Motorbikes, narrow alleys and muddy streets spoil the charm and safety of the city.
October 7, 2013 / The Guardian, The Washington Post
Sharon Schmickle, Finnigan wa Simbeye
Drought-tolerant corn is off-limits to Tanzanian farmers as outside groups debate the best approach for easing hunger across Africa.
September 17, 2013 / The Washington Post
Marvin Kalb
William J. Dobson reviews Marvin Kalb's newest book "The Road to War."
September 9, 2013 / The Washington Post
Jason Motlagh
Months after the deadliest incident in garment manufacturing history, many survivors, families and rescue workers are desperate—and receiving little aid.
September 1, 2013 / The Washington Post
Jennifer Miller
Ten years ago Laura Spero decided to bring badly needed oral health care to remote Nepali villages. She had no idea what challenges lay ahead.
August 18, 2013 / The Washington Post
Ameto Akpe
In Nigeria take care when weaving through the city streets: Don't count on impatient drivers slowing down.
August 17, 2013 / The Washington Post
David E. Hoffman, Eben Harrell
The mission to secure an abandoned Soviet nuclear testing site and a potential plutonium “mine” has taken 17 years and a remarkable weaving of intelligence, diplomacy and engineering.