March 26, 2015 /
George Butler
Reportage illustrator George Butler provides a first-hand impression of how things are developing in Afghanistan—and how life continues despite the uncertainty of the country's situation.
March 24, 2015 / Yale Environment 360
Dan Grossman
For two towns in northern India, melting glaciers have had very different impacts—one town has benefited from flowing streams and bountiful harvests, but the other's water supply has dried up.
March 24, 2015 /
Amelia Warshaw, David Rochkind
Targeting care to poor and developing communities reduces stigma and deters development of drug-resistant strains of TB. Can a new diagnostic test be the turning point in the fight against TB?
September 9, 2010 / Nieman Reports
Jason Motlagh
Jason Motlagh recounts how he first teamed up with the Pulitzer Center, which kick-started his career as an independent journalist reporting in war zones in India and Afghanistan.
September 6, 2010 / Untold Stories
Glenn Baker
Sea level rising in Bangladesh brings unexpected challenges, increasingly forcing humans and tigers into common habitats.
September 6, 2010 / Untold Stories
Steve Sapienza
In Bangladeshi schools, co-ed toilets and poor sanitation impede students' attendance and performance, especially for women.
September 5, 2010 / Untold Stories
Jon Sawyer, Steve Sapienza
The non-government organization Lighthouse shows the value of community-learning on hygiene and sanitation, in its successful program for the west Bangladeshi village of Mostafapur.
September 5, 2010 / Untold Stories
Jon Sawyer, Steve Sapienza
In old Dhaka, the heart of Bangladesh's sprawling capital, water is a constant -- from the over-sized ferries and the annual monsoon rains and floods that define this river delta to the supply and...
September 4, 2010 / Untold Stories
Glenn Baker
Satkhira district nervously awaits the next "mega-cyclone."
September 2, 2010 / Untold Stories
Steve Sapienza
Sucking sewage from Dhaka's pit latrines, the Vacutug improves water sanitation for the city's exploding population.
September 1, 2010 / The Stanley Foundation
Kira Kay, Jason Maloney
More than a billion people across 60 nations are living in fragile or failing states, like Haiti, Bosnia, the DRC and East Timor. What is needed to stabilize these particular countries?
August 31, 2010 / Untold Stories
Sean Gallagher
The juxtaposition of an ancient irrigation system with a recently built dam exposes greater dangers and harsher environmental impacts caused by modern systems of controlling water.
August 29, 2010
Steve Sapienza, Jon Sawyer, Kem Knapp Sawyer
A look at the water, sanitation and hygiene challenges faced by one the world's fastest growing megacities: Dhaka, Bangladesh, where thousands of people die each year from waterborne diseases.