February 25, 2015 / Untold Stories
Holly Pickett, Joanna Kakissis
Some Syrians who came to Russia with work visas now find themselves trapped. With little chance of gaining legal status, they face exploitation from employers and police.
February 25, 2015 / Untold Stories
Noah Friedman-Rudovsky, Sara Shahriari
Children and adolescents are living on the street and in shelters in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, to escape violence at home. 34 percent of Bolivian girls suffer sexual abuse before their 18th birthday.
February 24, 2015 / Untold Stories
Kenneth R. Weiss
Before feeling the full brunt of rising seas, the Kiribati people eke out a life on narrow ribbons of land exposed to waves, wind and tide. There's no room for retreat surrounded by the Pacific Ocean...
February 22, 2015 / Untold Stories
Holly Pickett
Three siblings from the Al Aydi family fled Syria for Germany, arriving in disparate corners of the country. Now safe from the war, they turn their focus toward finding a way to be together again.
February 20, 2015 / Untold Stories
Katherine Blunt
An increased demand for high-quality, certified coffee has changed the way it is grown in western Guatemala and improved the lives of those who pick and sell coffee cherries.
February 20, 2015 / Untold Stories
Jamie Walsh
In the UK, alcohol misuse is leading to health-related issues and is a major contributor to the high obesity rate. Deep historic roots are making it hard on officials to win this fight.
February 19, 2015 / Untold Stories
Ian Johnson, Sim Chi Yin
Living beneath Beijing's skyscrapers and residential blocks are an estimated 1 million migrant workers. Dubbed the "Rat Tribe," these low-wage workers make a home in windowless basement cubicles.
February 19, 2015 / The Guardian
George Butler
These drawings show life a pace back from the violence of war: people washing, praying, working, suffering and laughing. It's a part of Afghanistan we are not always familiar with.
February 16, 2015 / Untold Stories
Guillaume Bonn
Turkana County, an ancient and long-neglected region of Kenya, has suddenly become an area of interest after millions of barrels worth of oil reserves were found under its surface.
February 13, 2015 / VICE News
Brian Castner, Cheryl Hatch
Locals overwhelmingly credit the US military with turning the tide of the Ebola crisis in Liberia, but nothing is simple when responding to a major global health emergency.
January 26, 2015 / Untold Stories
Michelle Ferng
In Peru, many older adults face discrimination and maltreatment, yet the phenomenon remains largely hidden. In this video, two older adults tell their stories.
January 26, 2015 / Untold Stories
Jessie Li
At the Guangzhou School for the Blind, the principal is seeking more diverse job training.
January 25, 2015 / Al Jazeera America
Sim Chi Yin, Ian Johnson
Former bomb shelters and dank basements are now home to hundreds of thousands of rural migrants seeking to forge a new life in China's booming capital.

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