April 21, 2014 /
Tom Hundley
Pulitzer Center grantee Jason Motlagh reconstructs the Rana Plaza garment factory disaster.
April 18, 2014 / Forbes
Esha Chhabra
India has passed a Corporate Social Responsibility law, mandating companies to donate. But a tech company challenges this model with its own innovations.
April 18, 2014 / The Washington Post
Jason Motlagh
A year after the collapse of the Rana Plaza complex, safety measures and working conditions for garment factory workers have gotten better, but there is still a long way to go.
February 19, 2014 / NBC News
Tomas van Houtryve
North Korean escapees have endured extreme hunger and brutal treatment by the most totalitarian society on earth.
February 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
Melisa Goss
By teaching farmers new tricks of the trade and equipping them with microloans, NGOs in Cambodia are creating economic stability — a proactive way to stop human trafficking before it starts.
February 17, 2014
Jon Sawyer
Abortion was outlawed in Indonesia nearly a century ago, but as Pulitzer Center senior editor Tom Hundley discovers, it is quite easy to obtain one.
February 13, 2014
Jeffrey E. Stern
Pulitzer Center grantee Jeffrey Stern talks about his project reporting on the lives of ordinary Afghanis.
February 13, 2014 / Untold Stories
Melisa Goss
Cambodia is a land of contrasts—a country of ancient temples and great natural beauty, but also one where poverty and political instability have led to high rates of human trafficking.
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.

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