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.
January 17, 2012 / The Guardian
Noah Friedman-Rudovsky
With urban populations increasing, Lake Titicaca is being polluted with waste from booming cities in Peru and Bolivia.
January 12, 2012 / The Guardian
Sara Shahriari, Noah Friedman-Rudovsky
South America's most famous lake is being polluted by increasing levels of waste from fast-growing cities, according to locals, environmentalists and politicians.
January 11, 2012 / iWatch
Jacob Kushner
USAID's food aid program to earthquake-devastated Haiti gave a nice $140 million boost to American farmers; it did no good at all for their Haitian counterparts.
January 10, 2012 / Untold Stories
Selay Marius Kouassi
As Ivory Coast struggles to come to terms with last year's post-election conflict, some are using water as a means of unifying and reconciling divided communities.
January 6, 2012 / Untold Stories
Rachel Heidenry
Twenty years after the end of El Salvador’s civil war, an archbishop’s decision to destroy one of the country’s most famous artistic memorials to the war rekindles old debates.
January 2, 2012 / Newsweek
Joe Bavier, Bénédicte Kurzen
The Christmas Day church bombings demonstrate that Boko Haram, a radical and violent Islamist movement, is gaining momentum among impoverished Muslims in Nigeria.
December 30, 2011 / Foreign Policy
Jenna Krajeski
Diyarbakir prison, a site notorious both for its torture of Kurds and for laying the groundwork of the modern Kurdish resistance, will soon be turned into a museum--but not without controversy.
December 29, 2011 / World Policy Journal
Karl E. Meyer, Shareen Brysac
Kerala is one of India's most impoverished states, yet it also excels in adult literacy and life expectancy. What is most exceptional, however, is its multiculturalism and religious coexistence.
Supporters and news media at an address by Anna Hazare
November 30, 2011 / Untold Stories
Jon Sawyer, Kem Knapp Sawyer
Anna Hazare, leader of India's anti-corruption campaign, talks to supporters and students in his hometown of Ralegan Siddhi.
Anna Hazare, Ralegan Siddhi
November 30, 2011 / Untold Stories
Jon Sawyer, Kem Knapp Sawyer
Indian anti-corruption leader Anna Hazare says that he doesn't like to be compared to Mohandas Gandhi but that there is much in the latter's philosophy that he admires.

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