January 8, 2015 /
The Guardian | Global Development
Shelters, legal aid and lessons on economic self-sufficiency are helping to tackle rampant gender-based violence.
January 6, 2015
Colombia’s fast growing palm oil industry has been great for the country's economy. But not so for small farmers, indigenous groups and others displaced.
January 4, 2015 /
The most controversial conservationists on the continent, Doug and Kristine Tompkins, have dedicated their lives and capital to write the future for Patagonia, but their changes are not welcome.
December 31, 2014
Nick Miroff and Gabe Silverman of The Washington Post travel to Colombia to investigate the palm oil industry's rise through a decades-long civil war.
December 30, 2014 /
The Washington Post
The palm oil industry has been a boon to Colombia’s economy but the industry has benefited from the violence surrounding the country’s longstanding civil war.
December 28, 2014
The Pulitzer Center staff shares favorite images from 2014.
December 22, 2014 /
Local residents in Cochrane refuse to celebrate Chile's recent victory over mega-dam development. The rising price of energy and hazardous air conditions have prolonged the debate.
December 22, 2014
Patagonia, a region shared by Argentina and Chile, is well known for its unparalled panoramic views, unblemished status and remoteness. What will be the impact of a mega-project for dam construction?
December 17, 2014 /
After spending a week in Lima reporting on the UN climate summit, Justin Catanoso offers this wrap up on the results for WFDD, public radio for central and western North Carolina.
December 12, 2014 /
Secretary of State Kerry defends the Green Climate Fund at the UN climate summit in Lima, Peru, while blasting GOP climate deniers back in Congress.