April 22, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jina Moore
Jina Moore looks at the different uses of vulture funds.
April 21, 2014 /
Jina Moore
Investors have made millions suing the world's poorest countries over bad debts—but these so-called vulture funds may not be as bad as they sound.
April 21, 2014 / Al Jazeera America
Jina Moore
Businessmen call them ‘distressed debt’ investments. Critics call them "vulture funds" and say they exploit poor countries.
November 25, 2013
Martina Merten
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) cause 63 percent of all cases of death in the world. In India, heart attacks, diabetes and cancer are increasing within the wealthy and poor communities.
November 23, 2013
Sharon Schmickle
Journalist Sharon Schmickle reports on food security in Africa. Four Tanzanian journalists join her to look into the reasons behind malnourishment in their country and the struggles farmers face.
November 18, 2013
Kem Knapp Sawyer
“She went back to her village and decided to live as if nothing had happened. Four years later, she was married. She said her husband didn't know anything about her past."
November 18, 2013 / Foreign Policy
Anna Nemtsova
People in a mono-town Asbest are more afraid of anti-asbestos campaign than of asbestos. But now authorities give citizens of Russian mono-towns a chance to escape dependence on a single industry.
November 15, 2013
Amanda Ottaway, Roger Thurow
"Some people talk about feeding the planet. I talk about nourishing it," Pulitzer Center grantee told Springside Chestnut Hill students in a talk at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center.
November 15, 2013 / Untold Stories
Sharon Schmickle, Finnigan wa Simbeye
Tanzania is caught in the middle of an intense global debate over GM technology.
November 14, 2013 / Untold Stories
Diksha Bali
Watch ZoomLion, Ghana's largest private waste management company, in action as it cleans Ghana's streets.
November 14, 2013 / Untold Stories
Jawad Wahabzada
Rio de Janeiro protesters, protesting Governor Sergio Cabral’s policies in the run-up to the 2014 World Cup, bring the demonstration to his home.
Sex Work and Sexual Exploitation in Brazil
November 14, 2013
Lauren Wilks
Prostitution is not illegal in Brazil. Yet a campaign to “clean-up” the country’s image ahead of the World Cup is rendering those working in Brazil’s sex industry increasingly vulnerable.
November 10, 2013 / Time
Jason Motlagh
Leather from Bangladesh is in great demand at fashion houses from Italy to Hong Kong, but it comes at a cost: toxic waste and disease in the tanneries of Dhaka. TIME takes a look inside.

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