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.
Bali Sand Mine
August 18, 2016 /
Patrick Reilly, Vince Beiser
Regulators may soon close America's last coastal sand mine. Can the Indian activists covered by grantee Vince Beiser do the same?
August 17, 2016 /
Ian James, Steve Elfers
Pulitzer Center grantees receive award for helping audiences understand the global significance of groundwater depletion on land rights, livelihoods and the environment.
August 15, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Allison Shelley, Paul Salopek
Arlington, VA, students participating in the World Affairs Council's Leadership in Global Affairs Workshop explored the Out of Eden Walk, conducted their own slow reporting projects and then...
August 8, 2016 / USA Today
Marvin Kalb
A European-style autocrat is dominating the U.S. election, and the media shares the blame for his rise.
Scene from the production of PBS NewsHour series "Ending AIDS."
August 5, 2016
Patrick Reilly
The July 2016 PBS NewsHour series “Ending AIDS” documents challenges of providing HIV testing to at-risk populations. A new study suggests that the gay dating app Grindr could help.
A Soul of the City student records video during Pulitzer Center grantee Roger Thurow's presentation. Image by Jordan Roth. United States, 2016.
August 2, 2016
Jordan Roth, Allison Shelley, Roger Thurow, Fareed Mostoufi, Mark Schulte
Washington, DC, youth program benefits from Pulitzer Prize Centennial Campfires Initiative, introducing students to skills and values needed to start careers in journalism.
A member of the Novenos climbs a fence. The city closed of the football courts where they hang out in an effort to keep the neighborhood safe. They gather there anyway and worry that if attacked they would be unable to flee. Image by Dominic Bracco II. Mexico, 2016.
August 1, 2016
Dominic Bracco II
Photojournalist Dominic Bracco II's reporting follows Diego, a former gang member on his personal journey for reconciliation and redemption. In this video Bracco gives a behind-the-scenes look at the...
July 30, 2016 / University of California Television (UCTV)
Jon Cohen
Dr. Diane Havlir leads the fight to end HIV/AIDS in San Francisco and Kenya.
Sand mine in Bali, Indonesia
July 28, 2016 / WYPR Midday
Vince Beiser
How can we possibly be running low on sand? Are people really getting murdered over the stuff? What does it all mean for the future of civilization?
Indonesia sand mine.
July 28, 2016 / The New York Times
Vince Beiser
We use more sand than almost any other natural resource. Now, it's running low.
"I ran away 27 times," said Marcel Ellery, who attended the Marieval Indian Residential School from 1987-1990. "But the (Royal Canadian Mounted Police) always found us eventually. When I got out, I turned to booze because of the abuse. I drank to suppress what had happened to me, to deal with my anger, to deal with my pain, to forget. Ending up in jail was easy, because I'd already been there." Image by Daniella Zalcman. Canada, 2015.
July 22, 2016
Daniella Zalcman
"Signs of Identity" is recognized for Zalcman's "creative approach" to documenting the lives of those who survived Canada's Indian Residential Schools.
NewsHour Still
July 20, 2016
kem knapp sawyer
Pulitzer Center grantees cover progress and challenges in the worldwide fight against AIDS.