Image by David Rochkind. Vietnam, 2014.
April 15, 2014 /
David Rochkind, Jens Erik Gould
Vietnam has just 1/5th of the funding needed to fight tuberculosis. Only able to finance the most basic treatment programs, the country may soon be faced with the spread of a drug-resistant strain.
April 14, 2014 /
Tom Hundley
It has been nearly a year since the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh left more than 1,100 workers dead.
April 14, 2014 / Radio New Zealand International
Kenneth R. Weiss
Ken Weiss discusses the choices facing women garment workers in Bangladesh.
February 12, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Tom Hundley
In Indonesia and the Philippines, abortions take place underground. The social costs of these women's secrets can be crushing.
February 11, 2014 / Untold Stories
Chris Berdik
The medieval kingdom of Angkor on the shores of Lake Tonle Sap grew in wealth and power by controlling the water, until it all went wrong. What can be learned from this vanished world? A lot.
February 11, 2014 / Untold Stories
Chris Berdik
Dealing with any one of the many threats to Tonle Sap would be daunting. The only real solution may be to take them all on at once.
Image by Chris Berdik. Cambodia, 2013.
February 11, 2014
Chris Berdik, Steve Sapienza
For centuries, the flood pulse of this lake has fed a nation and nurtured incredible biodiversity. With a changing climate and scores of dams planned upstream on the Mekong, can it survive?
February 10, 2014
Tom Hundley
Widowhood is not merely a tragic personal sorrow, it is a devastating state of diminishment that can trigger economic ruin and cruel social consequences that are felt for generations.
February 6, 2014
Ben Depp, Nadja Drost, Mellissa Fung, Dimiter Kenarov, Jacob Kushner, Narayan Mahon, Larry C. Price, Jane Regan, Steve Sapienza, Nadia Shira Cohen, Damon Tabor
On Feb. 14, the Pulitzer Center releases its newest e-Book on the environmental and human prices of gold mining. Whether this resource is produced in a way that is fair to all is very much up to us.
February 4, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jennifer Gonzalez, Steven E. Matzker
An indigenous groups tries to stop construction of a dam. Theirs is not so much a story about who owns the natural resources but rather who owns the right to determine a people’s future.
February 4, 2014 / Untold Stories
Mellissa Fung
Returning to Afghanistan, a reporter did not want her own story to be her last.
February 4, 2014 / Untold Stories
Sean Gallagher
Leather produced in the city of Kanpur, destined for Western markets, is causing severe pollution to the air, water and soil, leaving a trail of severe illnesses and ecological devastation.
February 3, 2014
Jon Sawyer
There is no point in taking a camera down into the depths of an underwater compressor mine. There is nothing to see. But Larry Price's stark photography shows men working in this hellish occupation.

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