October 10, 2012 /
Paul Salopek
Journalist Paul Salopek is preparing to leave on a journey that will take seven years and span 39 countries—and he is doing it all on foot.
Many were evacuated to camps like this one, in Larisa, Greece. It’s located on a fenced gravel lot dotted with tents, off the side of a divided highway lined by fields the color of sand, over three-hours drive from Athens in one of the hottest, driest parts of the country. More than 800 Afghans and Syrians were deposited here, in the middle of nowhere, by government busses months ago, with no information on why or for how long. Image by Frederick Atax.
August 26, 2016 / Untold Stories
Sonia Shah
Over 50,000 people fleeing Syria, Afghanistan and elsewhere are being held in military-run camps across Greece—with limited access to health care, in part due to the economic crisis in Greece.
Cotton farmer
August 25, 2016 / Forbes
Esha Chhabra
This Swedish company is showing that ethical supply chains and commercial viability can go hand in hand even in the fast paced fashion world.
Refugee camp
August 23, 2016 / BBC, PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen
A new report from the Women’s Refugee Commission documents deteriorating conditions for refugees trapped in Greece. Host Jeb Sharp speaks with reporter Jeanne Carstensen in Lesbos.
Athens refugees
August 21, 2016 / The Nation
Sonia Shah
As fans cheered on Team Refugee in Rio, thousands of refugees from Afghanistan, Pakistan and elsewhere suffered epidemics of scabies and dysentery in derelict Olympic stadiums in Athens.
children in grounds of petra camp greece
August 10, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen, Jodi Hilton
Persecuted by ISIS, chased out of Iraq, the Yazidis have suffered a lot. And that was before they got to Greece, where other refugees, mostly Muslims, are still persecuting them.
Leipzig 1
August 6, 2016 / The Leipzig Glocal
Sim Chi Yin
Two of Pulitzer Center Grantee Sim Chi Yin's long-term projects, "Dying to Breathe" and "Rat Tribe," were recently exhibited in Leipzig.
Koutsochero camp, Larisa, Greece.
August 1, 2016
Sonia Shah
Europe's failure to provide adequate health care to tens of thousands of migrants trapped in Greece threaten the continent with a flood of new contagions
Jennifer D. Cuevas, left, helps Yvette Roepstorff, a fashion agent, make dinner at the Roepstorff home
August 1, 2016
Ana P. Santos, Allison Shelley
Writer Ana P. Santos and documentary photographer Allison Shelley traveled to Denmark for their project "Au Pair Program: Cultural Exchange or Cheap Domestic Labor?"
Au pair Lucila Espinosa Milay, Denmark
August 1, 2016
Ana P. Santos, Allison Shelley
On paper, the au pair program is a cultural exchange program. But for many people, the motivations are economic relief rather than cultural immersion.
Au pairs walk back to the train after shopping at Loppemarked
August 1, 2016 / Rappler
Ana P. Santos, Allison Shelley
How do you go on a cultural exchange program and end up a pregnant undocumented migrant?
Copenhagen City Hall
August 1, 2016 / Rappler
Ana P. Santos, Allison Shelley
Meet Pat and Pinay, brother and sister who have become an integral part of the protection of Filipino au pairs in trouble.
Copenhagen bay
August 1, 2016 / Rappler
Ana P. Santos
As au pairs, Christy and Jhoy wanted to improve their lives. What they found instead was heartbreak, maltreatment, and a future in limbo.

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