April 16, 2015 /
Four university students initiated the Orenda Project to bring education to Afghan Basti in the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, a remote slum inhabited mostly by Afghani refugees.
April 15, 2015 /
In 2013, the Haitian government began seizing land on a picturesque island to construct a $260 million tourism hot spot. Two years later, the country's opaque land laws have all but sunk the project.
April 13, 2015 /
There is growing concern that Burma’s economic metamorphosis has far outpaced its transition to democracy.
April 8, 2015
Photographs from the “Numbered Streets” settlement in Hungary, where residents are facing forced relocation.
April 7, 2015 /
Askania-Nova, in southern Ukraine, is the oldest steppe reserve in the world. Home to some of the last remaining patches of virgin steppe and a variety of wild animals, it is now threatened by war.
April 7, 2015 /
The Chinese dream goes underground.
April 4, 2015 /
Roads & Kingdoms, Slate
In war-torn Ukraine, the world's oldest steppe reserve - home to zebras, buffaloes and wildebeests - fights for survival.
March 16, 2015
Volunteers travel to Syrian refugee neighborhoods to teach war-traumatized children that they are future peace-makers.
March 12, 2015
Syrian and other international volunteers travel at their own expense to Syrian refugee neighborhoods to teach war-traumatized children that they are not "the lost generation" but future peace-makers...
March 12, 2015 /
To combat the values of groups like IS and a regime that doesn't represent them, a group of young Syrians tries to pass its values of non-violence, pluralism and hope to Syrian children.