March 5, 2015 /
Sim Chi Yin
Beijing-based photographer Sim Chi Yin discusses her project on the one million migrant workers who live in basements beneath Beijing's skyscrapers and residential blocks.
February 27, 2015 / The Atlantic's Citylab
Matthew Niederhauser
With its second annual Biennale, Dharavi finds itself being taken seriously as an arts destination.
February 25, 2015 /
Yana Paskova
Twenty-five years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, photojournalist Yana Paskova takes a look at the state of democracy in her home country, former Soviet satellite, Bulgaria.
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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