October 10, 2012 /
Paul Salopek
Journalist Paul Salopek is preparing to leave on a journey that will take seven years and span 39 countries—and he is doing it all on foot.
April 29, 2016 /
Steve Elfers, Ian James
Comprehensive, interactive reporting project by Ian James and Steve Elfers for The Desert Sun and USA Today is honored by the Overseas Press Club for environmental reporting.
April 28, 2016 /
Eleanor Bell, Will Fitzgibbon
Pulitzer Center grantee Eleanor Bell and Will Fitzgibbon won 2016 OPC Award for Best Multimedia News Presentation.
Image by Ellen Knickmeyer. Tunisia, 2011.
January 27, 2011
Ellen Knickmeyer
Ellen Knickmeyer has been traveling the Arab world from the first weeks of the revolutions to tell the story of the frustrated young generation at the heart of the unrest.
Mohammed Bouazizi's mother. Image by Ellen Knickmeyer. Tunisia, 2011.
January 27, 2011 / Untold Stories
Ellen Knickmeyer
Unemployment skyrocketed as Tunisia's disproportionate swath of youth entered the labor force; now their frustration is boiling over.
January 25, 2011 / The New Republic, Untold Stories
Rebecca Hamilton
At the dawn of a new Southern Sudan, women's future in civic participation is on the table. Will tradition, status quo, and lack of education stand in their way?
January 24, 2011 / The Washington Post
Rebecca Hamilton
Tensions are high in Abyei, Sudan's contested border town. Despite a peaceful referendum, the Ngok Dinka fear they might be left belonging to the North if the South gets its independence.
January 21, 2011 / Foreign Affairs
Rebecca Hamilton
Despite the successful referendum in southern Sudan, the unresolved status of Abyei, a town straddling the border between north and south, could spark civil war once again.
Image by Marcus Bleasdale. Congo, 2010.
January 20, 2011
Joey Kahn
Pulitzer Center/ Human Rights Watch presentation at George Washington University on Lord's Resistance Army. Video highlights.
January 19, 2011 / The New Republic, Untold Stories
Rebecca Hamilton
People in the politically tense region of Abyei are tired of the United States' new diplomatic efforts; many feel the US should implement existing agreements rather than focus on new ones.
January 18, 2011 / The New Republic, Untold Stories
Rebecca Hamilton
The referendum in southern Sudan has concluded, but Abyei remains in a dangerous limbo.
January 14, 2011 / Religion & Ethics News Weekly
Fred de Sam Lazaro, Rebecca Hamilton
Fred de Sam Lazaro reports on the expectations and high hopes of the predominantly Christian southern Sudanese voters, who are heading to the polls in this historic bid to separate from Sudan's Ar
January 14, 2011 / The New Republic
Rebecca Hamilton
Does South Sudan’s government stand any chance of meeting its citizens’ basic needs?