August 4, 2014 /
Amelia Warshaw, Kem Knapp Sawyer
Kem Knapp Sawyer answers questions about the Pulitzer Center's newest e-book, Congo's Children.
August 18, 2014 /
Tom Hundley, Jack Shenker
Grantees Jack Shenker and Jason Larkin report from Marikana, South Africa where 34 striking mineworkers were killed two years ago this week.
August 18, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin
After the longest work stoppage in South African history, a strike-break attempt fails and worker solidarity remains firm.
December 1, 2009 / Untold Stories
Philip Brasher
It remains to be seen whether genetically modified crops will ever be grown in east Africa, but in the meantime scientists already are reporting some success with improving the drought tolerance of
November 30, 2009
Philip Brasher
African farmers already struggle to grow sufficient maize, which is a thirsty, fertilizer-hungry crop. What will happen as the climate changes and the population grows?
November 30, 2009 / Untold Stories
Philip Brasher
In some parts of the world, biotech companies have had to worry about keeping environmental activists out of their research plots.
November 30, 2009
Peter DiCampo
Filmmaker Alicia Sully, photographer Peter DiCampo, and Peace Corps Volunteer Leader Allison Terry engage rural communities in discussions on urban migration and HIV/AIDS.
November 29, 2009 / Untold Stories
Philip Brasher
What happens here in Kenya could change the way the world views genetically modified food. Whether it really makes a positive difference in the lives of Africans remains to be seen.
November 25, 2009
Peter Sawyer, Maura Youngman
Peter Sawyer and Maura Youngman, Pulitzer Center
November 24, 2009 / Untold Stories
Jordan Wilson, Pulitzer Student Fellow Learn more about Jordan's reporting project From displacement to re-settlement: Kenya and Uganda
November 24, 2009 / Untold Stories
Jordan Wilson
Jordan Wilson, Pulitzer Student Fellow
November 23, 2009 / Untold Stories
Christiane Badgley
Christiane Badgley, for the Pulitzer Center
November 19, 2009 / Newsweek
Jina Moore
When Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was elected Liberia's president in 2005, she inherited a country wrecked by civil war and began to transform it. Today, school enrollment is up 40 percent, Monrovia has...