October 20, 2014 / Untold Stories
Michelle Ferng
Older adults in Peru carry a disproportionate burden of disease yet they are least likely to receive appropriate quality care.
October 20, 2014 /
Karim Chrobog, Lynn Hicks
How wasteful are we when it comes to our food? What is the China doing to feed its hungry and what role is the U.S. playing?
October 19, 2014 / Mother Jones
Kalyanee Mam
A deal between a Chinese hydro company and Cambodian power brokers has put the Areng Valley at risk. Can villagers and activists save it?
September 3, 2014 / Des Moines Register
Lynn Hicks, Rodney White
You can lose perspective quickly amid all the signs of wealth in China. The realities for middle-class Chinese aren't as easy to see.
September 3, 2014 / Untold Stories
Tom Clement
In remote rural areas of India’s northern state of Sikkim, ambitious hydroelectric dam development threatens the livelihood of the residents and the fragile Himalayan ecosystem.
September 2, 2014
Shiho Fukada, Nathalie Applewhite
Shiho Fukada's work revealing the lives of the unemployed praised for its poignantly human approach.
August 29, 2014 / Al Jazeera America
Samuel Loewenberg
Waterborne diseases are rampant in the East African country, which is also riven by corruption and poor governance. Can community-led approaches offer a solution?
August 29, 2014 / Untold Stories
Philip Brasher
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
Michelle Ferng
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 / Untold Stories
Michelle Ferng
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?
Image by Paul Short. Turkey, 2014.
August 27, 2014
Paul Short
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 / Untold Stories
Paul Short
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
Rachael Bolte, Anna Nemtsova, Brendan Hoffman
Explore Russia's nearly 300 single industry monotowns with a new interactive map.

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