January 11, 2009 /
This Gateway provides compelling material related to the role of women in society and the impact of industrialization and international development on women, children, and families.
April 25, 2016 /
Michael Holtz, Ann Hermes
Brick making across India and Nepal has long relied on bonded and child labor. What will it take to clean up an industry so rife with abuse?
April 25, 2016 / Untold Stories
Merci Best
The number of jobs and the number of workforce-ready candidates are not equal in the STEM industries. As such, vacancies in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields arise.
March 30, 2016 / The Guardian | Global Development
Claire Provost, Matt Kennard
A US judge has ruled that the IFC—the World Bank's private sector lending arm—cannot be sued over a $450m loan for a power plant that the plaintiffs maintained had destroyed their livelihood.
March 25, 2016
Lauren Shepherd, Jon Sawyer, Larry C. Price, Steve Elfers, Ian James, Sharron Lovell
Documentaries screened focus on critical water, health and environmental issues around the globe. Future of environmental journalism also among topics raised during panel discussion.
March 14, 2016 / Mother Jones
Matt Kennard, Claire Provost
From an “often ruthless” Honduran oligarch to a pair of Indian billionaires who ran a company accused of falsifying drug data, the World Bank has helped the rich get richer.
March 10, 2016
Jillian Keenan
Poverty and unemployment have driven some youth in southern Niger to form violent gangs known as palais—attractive recruitment targets for Boko Haram. But one man is fighting back.
March 3, 2016 / National Geographic
Jacob Kushner
In Haiti and the Dominican Republic, two lakes are flooding farmland, swallowing communities and leading to deforestation.
March 1, 2016 / DW
Ana P. Santos
Migrant parents are using social media to raise their kids from afar. But a virtual presence enabled by technology is hardly a substitute for the intimacy of physical closeness.
February 18, 2016
Elana Dure, Steve Sapienza, Jason Motlagh
Global actions go into effect to curb illegal seafood industry practices and human rights abuses. Learn which resources can help you find fair trade products at your local supermarket.
January 22, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Wairimu Michengi
Unemployed African migrants can continue a desperate struggle in Greece or Spain amid the financial crisis. Or they can return to their native land, ashamed to tell others of their failure.
January 13, 2016 / Nautilus
Lisa Palmer
How India's farmers try to step a step ahead of a changing climate.
Still from video by Tracey Eaton. Cuba, 2015.
January 7, 2016 / Untold Stories
Tracey Eaton
Yarisley Rivero, of Havana, talks about what it's like to be separated from her husband, Yoandri, who emigrated from Cuba to the United States this fall.

Pages