May 25, 2016 / The Tennessean
Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack
Haiti's chicken industry fell apart in the late 1990s after lowered import tariffs hurt locals' ability to compete. Efforts are underway to revive the lost market.
May 24, 2016 / National Geographic
Richard Paddock, Larry C. Price
Mercury waste from small-scale gold mining contaminates air, water and food to sicken and kill. In a series on global pollution, we look at mercury's deadly toll, especially on the young.
May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack
In Haiti, many of the children living in orphanages have living parents, a testament to the desperation parents feel when they struggle to provide food for their children.
May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack
Rebuilding a chicken sector in rural Haiti has been accompanied by challenges including training, repayments and cheap imports, but now hundreds are able to access a new source of sustainable income.
May 23, 2016 / The Tennessean
Jamie Mcgee, Larry McCormack
The Marriott Port-au-Prince hotel is in its second year of operation and employs 165 people, nearly all of whom are Haitian. Still, demand is less than anticipated.
May 21, 2016 / Foreign Policy
Will Swanson, Ariel Zirulnick
Meet the khat-chewing, rifle-toting volunteer army that forms Kenya’s first line of defense against the Somali terrorist group.
May 20, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen, Jodi Hilton
Clash between small group of refugees and Greek police escalated into large-scale protests.
May 18, 2016 / Untold Stories
Kateri Donahoe
Fanta Kanté has been working as a traditional practitioner of female genital cutting in Mali for over 60 years. Although she would like to quit, financial circumstances make that a difficult choice.
May 17, 2016 / Untold Stories
Judith D. Schwartz
Glimpses of life in rural Zimbabwe: Managing cattle to restore land is improving conditions for remote villages and enhancing habitat for wildlife—including iconic antelope.
May 17, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen, Jodi Hilton
An agreement between the European Union and Turkey, which took effect on March 20, severely limits the options of Syrian refugees.
May 16, 2016 / Hromadske
Misha Friedman
Photo essay about women and children living with HIV in Ukraine.
May 16, 2016 / Untold Stories
Abe Kenmore
A week before the London mayoral election, the lead candidates met with 6000 Londoners to discuss wages, housing, and immigration. Before the meeting, "Migrants Organise" held a celebration for...
May 9, 2016 / DW
Jodi Hilton
An empty three-star Athens hotel is now home to more than 300 refugees.