Reports by Pulitzer Center journalists for print, online and broadcast news outlets
May 3, 2015 / The Atavist Joshua Hammer
In 2001, two unlikely friends created a music festival in Mali that drew the likes of Bono and Robert Plant. Then radical Islam tore them apart.
May 1, 2015 / Al Jazeera America
Sara Shahriari, Noah Friedman-Rudovsky
The death of María Isabel Pillco illustrates how far the country has to go in changing a culture of domestic abuse.
April 30, 2015 / Thomson Reuters Foundation
Chris Arsenault
Mali agreed to lease Libya 100,000 hectares of farmland in a 2008 agreement called the Malibya project. The deal has been controversial as local farmers believe they could be displaced.
March 22, 2011 / Foreign Policy
Anna Badkhen
A village timekeeper's historical narrative of Afghanistan depicts elements of the past that offer predictions for the future.
March 18, 2011 / Foreign Policy
Ellen Knickmeyer
On the eve of a crucial constitutional referendum, Egypt's youth movement, pivotal in moving hundreds of thousands to protest and revolt in Tahrir Square, is struggling to figure out the next move.
March 18, 2011 / The New Republic
Anna Badkhen
The enormous threat that cheap, available opium poses to the north’s children.
Image by Daniel Grossman. Ecuador, 2011.
March 17, 2011 / PRI's The World
Dan Grossman
The rise of commercial hunting in Ecuador is disrupting the balance of the Ecuadorian ecosystem. A recent report estimated that 12 tons of bushmeat is sold every year at the Pompeya market and most...
Young men carry a portrait of Ramzan Kadyrov, head of Chechnya, during May 9 Victory Day celebrations in Chechnya. Image by Musa Sadulayev. Russia, 2009.
March 16, 2011 / Foreign Policy
Tom Parfitt
Why is the Kremlin-imposed leader of this republic sounding so much like the militants he's meant to be cracking down on?
March 15, 2011 / Foreign Policy
Anna Badkhen
Women's shelters in Afghanistan offer little protection and no "long turn assurances" for women fleeing domestic violence.
March 15, 2011 / PRI's The World
Dan Grossman
Scientists fear Ecuador's rainforest is under threat from the bushmeat trade and illegal commercial hunting by the native Huaorani.
March 15, 2011 / PRI's The World
Dan Grossman
Scientists fear Ecuador's rainforest is under threat from the bushmeat trade and illegal commercial hunting by the native Huaorani.
March 10, 2011 / The New Republic
Anna Badkhen
In Afghanistan, fourteen children die every half hour.
March 9, 2011 / Foreign Policy
Anna Badkhen
Just months before the first U.S. troops are scheduled to withdraw from Afghanistan, the country's north, once its safest part, is now under threat from the Taliban. Cold clasps the loess plains...

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