January 11, 2009 /
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Residents in Tuvar,  India, gather in the schoolhouse to hear about a plan to bring solar power to the village. Tuvar is one of many communities in India without access to electricity. Image by Michael Henninger. India, 2016.
October 15, 2016 /
Daniel Moore, Michael Henninger
Business reporter Daniel Moore and photographer Michael Henninger traveled to India for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette to write about efforts to scale up clean sources of power.
October 13, 2016 / Untold Stories
Christian Belanger
The people and places in Alex tell the township’s story and history, among them rival organizations of longtime property owners, a soup kitchen for drug addicts, and a hostel built under apartheid.
Dhurba B.K. attends a gathering of Nepalese migrant workers in Doha, Qatar. B.K. is one of about 400,000 Nepalese workers there, many of whom struggled with whether to stay after an April 2015 earthquake damaged huge portions of Nepal. Image by Shilu Manandar. Qatar, 2016.
September 29, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Yam Kumari Kandel, Shilu Manandhar
For the millions of Nepalese migrant workers abroad, the 2015 earthquake in Nepal presented a dilemma: Return home to be with family or continue working to support their family.
Tirtha Raj Tamang, a Nepalese migrant worker, says he was exploited by a Nepalese company that sent him to work in Qatar. He was photographed in Doha, Qatar's capital city. Image by Shilu Manandhar. Qatar, 2016.
September 29, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Shilu Manandhar, Yam Kumari Kandel
Many of the Nepalese migrants who seek work abroad are exploited by the Nepalese agencies that help them get there. One man, who went to Qatar for a job, was trapped there even after he asked to...
Lozan B.K., 9, holds a digitally-altered photo of her family. Her father, Giri Prasad B.K., who was added to the photo, went to Qatar as a migrant worker before Lozan was born. He was injured there in a road accident and has been in a vegetative state since 2011. Image by Yam  Kumari Kandel. 2016.
September 29, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Yam Kumari Kandel, Shilu Manandhar
When Nepalese migrant workers are seriously injured while working in Qatar there are no mechanisms that allow for them to return to Nepal. More than a dozen Nepalese workers are comatose or in a...
September 29, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Shilu Manandhar, Yam Kumari Kandel
Twenty Nepalese men who had come to Qatar for work were suddenly stranded in the desert, unable to speak Arabic and even denied access to their passports.
September 27, 2016 / Untold Stories
Nikita Sampath
Growing sea levels and intense cyclones have turned the drinking water saline in coastal Bangladesh. The villagers cope the best they can.
Au pair Lucila Espinosa Milay checks her receipt as she walks through a row of money transfer businesses after wiring part of her paycheck to siblings back in the Philippines, at Central Station in Copenhagen, Denmark, May 21, 2016. Milay pays the school fees for several of her eight siblings back home, sending money every 15 days. Remittances are a huge economic driver in the Philippines. Image by Allison Shelley. Philippines, 2016.
September 23, 2016 / Thomson Reuters Foundation
Ana P. Santos
On paper, the au pair program is a cultural exchange program. But for many people, the motivations are economic relief rather than cultural immersion.
Coca leaves drying in the Chapare, Bolivia. Image by Simon Tegel.  Bolivia, 2016.
September 21, 2016 / VICE News
Simeon Tegel
By legalizing coca- the key ingredient in cocaine--Bolivia has reduced crops and narco-conflict. But Washington disapproves.
Ai Xiaoming poses for a portrait. Image by Sim Chi Yin. China, 2016.
September 8, 2016 / The New York Review of Books
Ian Johnson, Sim Chi Yin
Does China have public thinkers? The documentary filmmaker Ai Xiaoming thinks it doesn't, and that the crackdown on human rights shows the evil nature of humanity. Ian Johnson reports from Wuhan.
Rana Plaza survivor Saddam Hossain recovers in a hospital after the building collapse claimed part of his right arm. Image by Golam Mortuja. Bangladesh, 2016.
September 8, 2016 / Al Jazeera
Jason Motlagh
As some of the accused head to a Bangladesh court, Al Jazeera looks at the aftermath of the epic factory collapse.
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September 6, 2016 / CNN
Sara Hylton
Grantee Sara Hylton talks with CNN about photographing everyday life on India's railways.