Reports by Pulitzer Center journalists for print, online and broadcast news outlets
This photo of a Syrian refugee girl was taken by Syrian-born pediatric neurologist Tarif Bakdash. Image by Mark Hoffman. Jordan, 2016.
July 24, 2016 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Mark Johnson, Mark Hoffman
From 6,000 miles away, Tarif Bakdash tries to heal victims of the Syrian civil war.
A 44-year-old father of five recounts during a clinic session in March with social worker Stacey Volkman (left) and Syrian-born pediatric neurologist Tarif Bakdash the seven months of torture he endured in Syria. Image by Mark Hoffman. Jordan, 2016.
July 24, 2016 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Mark Johnson, Mark Hoffman
In Jordan, Wisconsin medical team treats refugees who have survived bombing and torture.
Health officials conduct rapid HIV testing during a fun run in Cebu City. Image by Veejay Villafranca. Philippines, 2015.
July 24, 2016 / The Guardian | Global Development
Ana P. Santos
A ban on minors being tested for HIV is preventing the Philippines from tackling a surge in infections, particularly among young men.
Zaatari camp
July 24, 2016 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Mark Johnson, Mark Hoffman
A medical team from Wisconsin crosses the globe to help at a camp of 80,000 refugees in Jordan.
July 24, 2016 / The Washington Post
Simeon Tegel
Despite losing a referendum over his possible reelection, Bolivia's President Evo Morales appears intent on hanging on to power while his government threatens journalists.
Still from the July 21, 2016 PBS NewsHour broadcast.
July 22, 2016 / PBS NewsHour
William Brangham, Jason Kane
The final installment in the PBS NewsHour series "The End of AIDS," focusing on South Africa's fight against the disease.
Manchester-based hip-hop artist Jaheda Choudhury-Potter
July 21, 2016 / Huffington Post
Nick Shindo Street
Lesbian, Muslim, out and proud, Jaheda Choudhury-Potter has made a name for herself in British hip-hop.
7/20 NewsHour still
July 21, 2016 / PBS NewsHour
William Brangham, Jason Kane
The July 20th, 2016 installment of the PBS NewsHour series "The End of AIDS?," focusing on the disease in Kenya's fishing industry.
A human skull serves as a warning to travelers in the Gap. Image courtesy of Carlos Villalon. Panama, 2016.
July 19, 2016 / Outside
Jason Motlagh
Desperation sends a flow of migrants from Cuba, Africa, and Asia on perilous journeys through the Darién Gap.
Young women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: where in some communities, 15-year-old girls have an 80% chance of acquiring HIV in their lifetime. Image courtesy of Marco Longari/AFP/Getty Images. South Africa, 2016.
July 19, 2016 / Nature
Amy Maxmen
Genetics study confirms a social cycle that helps infection to spread in South Africa.
Ganges waste
July 18, 2016 / The New Yorker
George Black
More than a billion gallons of waste enter the river every day. Can India’s controversial Prime Minister save it?
Carlos Parra, aka Paris Galán, Bolivia's best-known drag queen, in downtown La Paz
July 17, 2016 / The Washington Post
Simeon Tegel
Bolivia has passed a cutting edge gender identity law to meet the needs of its trans citizens. But President Evo Morales is still making homophobic and misogynistic public statements.
NewsHour Still
July 15, 2016 / PBS NewsHour
Nadja Drost, Bruno Federico
In Venezuela, falling oil prices have crippled late President Hugo Chavez's social and economic programs.

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