February 20, 2015 /
A program committed to expanding economic opportunities for indigenous women in San Juan la Laguna has helped many artisans learn to sell their products online.
January 20, 2015
Organic and fair trade coffee producers in the Western Highlands of Guatemala can earn more than conventional growers. This project explores the costs and benefits of obtaining these certifications.
November 3, 2014
Jeremy Relph and Dominic Bracco II spent two weeks in San Pedro Sula, the world's murder capital. They found a city in crisis, but also a place steeped in hope.
October 30, 2014 /
"In an effort to understand what life is like in the world's murder capital, we spent two weeks in San Pedro Sula. We found a city in crisis, but also a place steeped in hope...."
October 7, 2014
Photographer's work featured in exhibition to give audiences greater insight into real-world ramifications of modern violence.
October 3, 2014 /
CQ Roll Call
Despite dangers, the promise of reaching the United States is so intense that it’s driving a shocking surge in migration by Central American children unaccompanied by their parents.
August 29, 2014 /
The coffee farmers of Guatemala's Western Highlands try to stay one step ahead of coffee rust. Despite support from USAID, the disease threatens the livelihood of growers.
August 21, 2014
At the end of another fantastic, collaborative summer with Free Spirit Media, we take a look back at the learning process behind the student-produced documentaries.
July 29, 2014 /
Roads & Kingdoms
In these rural lands, poverty, murder, and injustice fuel a battle between farmers and rich landowners.
July 9, 2014 /
Carlos Javier Ortiz examines the pervasive violence in Guatemala in a new interview and photo essay.