Reports by Pulitzer Center journalists for print, online and broadcast news outlets
October 17, 2014 / Des Moines Register Lynn Hicks, Rodney White
"Locally grown," can be a hard sell when the Chinese government admits that nearly 20 percent of the nation's soils are polluted.
October 17, 2014 / Des Moines Register
Lynn Hicks, Rodney White
In the wake of scandals involving tainted milk, Chinese officials are pushing for U.S.-size dairy farms with thousands of cows. But consolidation has costs.
October 16, 2014 / Voice of America
Kalyanee Mam
A short film edited in remembrance of the journalist Taing Try, who was murdered this week, and the environmental issues Cambodia still faces.
October 3, 2014 / The Ecologist
Dimiter Kenarov
Ukraine's Priazovskii National Park epitomizes the problems faced by the world's natural areas as it contends with inadequate funding and illegal hunting. Not to mention the war.
October 2, 2014 / Scientific American
Sonia Shah, Dan McCarey
Available to Embed for Free Two cholera outbreaks on two islands, divided by two centuries, offer lessons on how to ameliorate con
September 30, 2014 / The New York Times
Jenna Krajeski, Sebastian Meyer
When the Islamic State threatened Kirkuk's borders, Kurdish peshmerga rushed in to protect it. But some of the city's residents see the presence of Kurdish forces as an occupying force.
September 30, 2014 / Harper's
Jenna Krajeski, Sebastian Meyer
When the Islamic State pushed Iraqi Christians from their homes, many fled to Erbil in Iraqi Kurdistan. There, some sought refuge in the concrete frame of a future shopping mall.
September 30, 2014 / Mashable
Daniella Zalcman
In Uganda there is great breadth and nuance to religious leaders' opinions on homosexuality, and to the messages they deliver to their congregations.
September 26, 2014 / Outrage and Inspire
Roger Thurow
In this episode of The Last Hunger Season film series, Andrew Youn talks about the beginning of One Acre Fund, its philosophy, and its work with farmers to conquer the hunger
September 26, 2014 / Outrage and Inspire
Roger Thurow
In this episode of The Last Hunger Season film series, Leonida explains their decision to embark on a modern-day exodus.
September 25, 2014 / Nautilus
Amy Maxmen
In Ethiopia, paleontologists are pushing back the clock on humanity’s origins.
September 23, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin
Two years after South African police shot at striking miners, neither Lungisile Madwantsi—nor his country—has healed.
September 22, 2014 / Outrage and Inspire
Roger Thurow
The Chicago Council launches a new multi-part video series on Roger Thurow's The Last Hunger Season.

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