October 4, 2016
Christopher de Bellaigue discusses his recent travels to Turkey to shed light on the degeneration of democracy not only in that country, but more widely.
July 11, 2016 /
Each week, thousands of men take a four-day rail journey from Tajikistan to Moscow in search of employment.
July 6, 2016 /
A labor migrant from Tajikistan used his earnings in Russia to make a movie about ants.
June 19, 2016 /
“You’re making compromises all the time because of the security issues. But this is why I did this update, because the idea was to bring attention to a story that right now people aren’t really...
May 30, 2016
2016 fellows report on a range of complex issues from around the world—from global health and perceptions of identity to environmental degradation and innovation.
May 2, 2016 /
Grantee Kit R. Roane takes a look back at the relationships between U.S. and USSR scientists during the Cold War.
April 30, 2016 /
Three years ago, journalist Paul Salopek embarked on a decade-long walk around the world, He checks in with the PBS NewsHour to reflect on his journey thus far and what lies ahead.
April 19, 2016 /
Roads & Kingdoms
The president of Tajikistan once called Mirzasho Akobirov the country's best orchard keeper. Now, Akobirov would like others in Tajikistan to follow his example, rather than migrate to Russia.
February 8, 2016
Christopher de Bellaigue travels to Turkey to cover Selahattin Demirtas, the leader of the HDP, the main Kurdish party in Turkish politics, and explore his message of peace.
January 6, 2016 /
As young adult men leave for foreign employment opportunities, how is a Nepali village transforming? And how is the absence of young adult men affecting those who are left behind?