Image by Matthieu Aikins. Pakistan, 2014.
March 24, 2014 /
Matthieu Aikins
Karachi is the world’s most violent city, with about 2,000 murders in 2013 as a result of its virulent gang politics. The city’s gangsters are openly linked to Pakistan’s national parties.
September 12, 2013 /
Mellissa Fung
What will happen to the progress that’s been made in education and women’s rights in Afghanistan? It’s a legacy NGOs have spent millions building. And many Afghans worry it's what is most at risk.
September 3, 2013 /
Carlos Javier Ortiz, Jen Marlowe
The Pulitzer Center continues its summer collaboration with Free Spirit Media in Chicago, providing grantee journalists to serve as mentors during student documentary filmmaking workshops.
March 9, 2012 / Untold Stories
Stephanie Hanes
For Nubians living in Kenya, the traditional naming process is a generational rotation—and a source of confusion for some Kenyan bureaucrats.
March 9, 2012 / Untold Stories
Ricci Shryock
The Senegalese hip-hop community, led by rapper Red Black, is rallying behind the opposition movement.
March 9, 2012
Stephanie Hanes, Greg Constantine
From the slums of Nairobi to the sugar plantations of the Dominican Republic to the far reaches of Bangladesh, entire communities live without citizenship rights. They are “the stateless”.
March 9, 2012 / Untold Stories
Jenna Krajeski
Sumer Park is a political and cultural center for Diyarbakir's disenfranchised, offering alternatives to Kurdish youth.
March 2, 2012 / Untold Stories
Sara Shahriari, Noah Friedman-Rudovsky
In Bolivia, urban growth poses a major pollution threat to Lake Titicaca, South America's largest freshwater lake. Some downstream communities are trying to fight back.
March 2, 2012 / Voice of America
Ricci Shryock
Senegalese rapper Red Black's music has become an opposition anthem in the bid to unseat President Abdoulaye Wade.
March 1, 2012 / Untold Stories
Ricci Shryock
Presidential candidate Macky Sall starts courting opposition leaders for support in Senegal’s run-off.
February 29, 2012 / Untold Stories
Ricci Shryock
In the days leading up to Senegal's presidential election, there were allegations of ballot box fraud and other mischief.
February 29, 2012
Tracey Eaton
Pulitzer Center grantee Tracey Eaton highlights recent interviews with Cuba experts, including an economist and a former security agent, and the posting of the 100th video to his Cuba Money Project.
February 28, 2012 / Untold Stories
William Sands
For a rich country, Equatorial Guinea's education system is impoverished, overpopulated and understaffed.