Reports by Pulitzer Center journalists for print, online and broadcast news outlets
October 25, 2014 / Religion & Ethics News Weekly Fred de Sam Lazaro, Gary Marcuse, Shi Lihong
An unlikely partnership between religion and government may hold the answer to China's growing environmental crisis.
October 24, 2014 / The New Yorker
Jason Larkin
Pulitzer Center grantee Jason Larkin traveled to Marikana, South Africa, to follow up on the 2012 massacre that left 34 striking miners dead at the hands of government security forces.
October 22, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Meghan Dhaliwal
This is what dismantling 10 years of war in Afghanistan looks like.
May 14, 2010 / Virginia Quarterly Review
Mary Beth Lineberry, Virginia Quarterly Review
May 14, 2010 / Foreign Policy
Philip Shishkin
Sometime in the seventh or eighth century -- the exact dates are obscure in the foggy confluence of history and myth -- a warrior named Manas united the Kyrgyz tribes in a rebellion against China.
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May 14, 2010 / Foreign Policy
Philip Shishkin
It's been more than a month since the storming of the presidential palace in Bishkek. But the aftershocks of the uprising are still rattling Kyrgyzstan. Earlier this week, new clashes broke out over...
May 14, 2010 / The Lancet
Samuel Loewenberg
View accompanying slideshow Indigenous women in Mexico's poorest states face health challenges on many fronts because of abject poverty, poor education, and a dire shortage of medical staff. Samuel...
May 14, 2010 / The Lancet
Samuel Loewenberg
Growing up in the mountain village of San Juan Quiahije, in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, Maricela Zurita Cruz saw from an early age the special health burdens that affect women there. The...
May 14, 2010 / Frontline
Alexandra Poolos
Alexandra Poolos, for the Pulitzer Center When I traveled to Kyrgyzstan a few years ago, I had reservations about meeting with Edil Baisalov. At the time, he had lost his funding support through a...
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May 13, 2010 / GlobalPost
Haley Sweetland Edwards
Yemen is the most gorgeous place you'll probably never visit. In the north and east, the walled-cities of Sana'a and Shibam, both UNESCO Heritage sites, rise up out of the desert, all filigree and...
May 10, 2010 / Des Moines Register
Philip Brasher
The bitter battle that seed giants Monsanto Co. and Pioneer Hi-Bred wage for the hearts and pocketbooks of farmers doesn't end in the United States. They're going at it in Africa, too. The profit...
May 10, 2010 / Des Moines Register
Philip Brasher
The landscape in this area east of Johannesburg, a slightly rolling plain with fields of tall corn, could almost pass for the American Midwest. Except for one feature - the giant yellowish mounds...
May 9, 2010 / Des Moines Register
Philip Brasher
There's nothing like rain to wreck the field trial of a crop designed to resist drought. So an arid plain south of Nairobi is considered a good place to test drought-resistant biotech corn seeds: It...

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