Reports by Pulitzer Center journalists for print, online and broadcast news outlets
January 25, 2015 / Al Jazeera America Sim Chi Yin, Ian Johnson
Former bomb shelters and dank basements are now home to hundreds of thousands of rural migrants seeking to forge a new life in China's booming capital.
January 22, 2015 / Foreign Policy
Kenneth R. Weiss
A migrant farmer from the tiny island nation of Kiribati is a test case for determining whether millions of people, pushed from their homes by climate change, will be acknowledged –– or forgotten.
January 22, 2015 / Huffington Post
Yunfan Sun, Leah Thompson
The filmmakers behind the documentary "Down to the Countryside" discuss China's rapidly disappearing rural villages.
December 10, 2014 / Des Moines Register
Philip Brasher
Under Feed the Future, the Obama administration is spending more than $1 billion a year to increase food production in 19 target countries. For Ethiopia, the method is bags of nonbiotech hybrid seed.
December 10, 2014 / GlobalPost
Caryle Murphy
Saudi law dictates that women be legally controlled for their entire lives by a male guardian. Women victimized by their guardians usually find little protection in court.
December 9, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
Stumbling blocks to REDD+ in recent years have been many, with a significant one being reliable technology. That is no longer a problem.
December 8, 2014 / Maptia
Alex MacLean
There is little public awareness that, if built, the Keystone XL Pipeline will make avoiding catastrophic climate change much harder.
December 8, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
Unilever CEO Paul Polmon is a corporate role model on climate change.
December 8, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
Noting that climate experts predict that 2014 will become the hottest year on record, Bianca Jagger warned: “Time is running out. Inaction will lead to severe and irreversible damage.”
December 5, 2014 / NPR
Joanna Kakissis, Holly Pickett
Sweden has taken in more than its share of Syrian refugees. But the influx is testing Sweden's famously tolerant identity.
December 5, 2014 / NPR
Joanna Kakissis, Holly Pickett
Many Syrians fleeing war hope to get to northern Europe. The usual route is across the Mediterranean to Greece. Those who make it safely often face dire conditions when they arrive.
December 5, 2014 / Landscape Architecture Magazine
Dan Grossman, Alex MacLean
Environmentalists have had success slowing down, and maybe halting, the Keystone XL pipeline. But oil companies are making plans to ship tar sands oil from Alberta to the Gulf Coast no matter what.
December 4, 2014 / Nautilus
Amy Maxmen
In Ethiopia, evolution is not a threat to people of faith.

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