August 29, 2014 /
The coffee farmers of Guatemala's Western Highlands try to stay one step ahead of coffee rust. Despite support from USAID, the disease threatens the livelihood of growers.
August 28, 2014
Peru, along with the rest of Latin America, is experiencing one of the fastest demographic shifts in the world. Older people over 60 will outnumber children under 14 by 2040. Is the country ready?
August 28, 2014 /
An unprecedented public celebration of older adults hints at growing momentum for Peru to address the human rights of older adults. Will actions match the words?
August 27, 2014
Few world cities match the speed of Istanbul’s urban transformation. As new mass housing projects, business districts and suspended bridges dot the city’s horizon, the urban poor are being displaced.
August 27, 2014 /
The squatter settlements known as "Gecekondu" are quickly disappearing in Istanbul, a city that is being transformed through government intervention, historic renewal, and mass housing projects.
August 27, 2014
Explore Russia's nearly 300 single industry monotowns with a new interactive map.
August 23, 2014
Alien invaders, primarily two plant species, threaten the livelihoods of 10,000 households surrounding Wular Lake in Kashmir, India.
August 22, 2014 /
For OFW (Overseas Filipino Worker) mothers, the financial rewards of working abroad are bittersweet.
August 18, 2014 /
After the longest work stoppage in South African history, a strike-break attempt fails and worker solidarity remains firm.
August 17, 2014 /
Economic Freedom Fighters seek to redraw South Africa's political landscape.