December 27, 2014 / Untold Stories
Rosalie Murphy
Fewer and fewer Zoroastrian boys are becoming priests. Trusts are offering high salaries, apartments and relaxed rules to entice them, but so far there are not many takers.
December 22, 2014 / Untold Stories
Katie Mathieson
Local residents in Cochrane refuse to celebrate Chile's recent victory over mega-dam development. The rising price of energy and hazardous air conditions have prolonged the debate.
December 22, 2014 /
Katie Mathieson
Patagonia, a region shared by Argentina and Chile, is well known for its unparalled panoramic views, unblemished status and remoteness. What will be the impact of a mega-project for dam construction?
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.
August 23, 2014
Reana Thomas
Alien invaders, primarily two plant species, threaten the livelihoods of 10,000 households surrounding Wular Lake in Kashmir, India.
August 22, 2014 / Untold Stories
Ana P. Santos
For OFW (Overseas Filipino Worker) mothers, the financial rewards of working abroad are bittersweet.
August 18, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin
After the longest work stoppage in South African history, a strike-break attempt fails and worker solidarity remains firm.
August 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin
Economic Freedom Fighters seek to redraw South Africa's political landscape.
August 14, 2014 / GlobalPost
Jessica Hatcher, Marc Hofer
Lake Turkana is the world's biggest desert lake, a vital source of life for humans and animals alike. But its lifeline is about to be cut by a push for development.
Image by Jason Larkin. South Africa, 2014.
August 14, 2014
Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin
In South Africa's poorest mining communities, fury at the political class is mounting.

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