August 23, 2014 /
Reana Thomas
Alien invaders, primarily two plant species, threaten the livelihoods of 100,000 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.
February 5, 2014 / Untold Stories
Adrianne Haney, Kate Riley
In Quito, residents' daily lives reflect their socioeconomic status. However, nationwide development and improvements to the education system may help close the gap.
January 31, 2014 / GlobalPost
Aaron Ross, Rijasolo
With the country in economic decline, foreign sex tourists have swept in to exploit girls as young as eight or nine. Officials have mostly turned a blind eye.
January 28, 2014 / PBS NewsHour
Larry C. Price
Photojournalist and Pulitzer Center grantee Larry Price documents the almost unimaginable dangers of compressor mining in the Philippines. A broadcast report airs on the PBS NewsHour.
January 23, 2014 / The Economist Insights
Roger Thurow
It is Africa’s cruelest irony that her hungriest people are her smallholder farmers. Fortunately, we have seen a reversal of this neglect in recent years.
January 21, 2014 / Financial Times
Robin Wigglesworth
Although Trinidad and Tobago enjoys a relatively high per-capita GDP in the Western Hemisphere, the island federation's murder rate surpasses that of Mexico.
January 20, 2014
Tom Hundley
More than 1.2 million people are killed on the world’s roads each year—and that number is increasing. If nothing is done to reverse this trend, the annual death toll is on course to triple by 2030.
January 20, 2014 / Untold Stories
Aaron Ross, Rijasolo
Since a 2009 coup, Madagascar has experienced continuous political and economic crisis. Photographer Rijasolo has documented it every step of the way.
January 19, 2014 / The New Yorker
Jenna Krajeski
While Turkey's government tries to survive a corruption scandal, a tiny fishing village bears the hope and burden of Istanbul's breakneck development.
January 10, 2014 / The American Interest
Jacob Kushner
Why the world’s poorest nation is embracing Chinese investment over Western aid.
January 9, 2014 / GlobalPost
Aaron Ross, Rijasolo
Five serious outbreaks of the plague have spotlighted the perilous state of public health in this island nation.

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