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.
January 27, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Wairimu Michengi
Encouraged by memories of earning money in Israel during one five-year stint, during which he stayed illegally, Douglas Maina wants to return. But saving money to return is a challenge.
Illustration by Chuck Todd / Global Press Journal.
January 27, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Wairimu Michengi
Pulitzer Center grantee talks about her project "In Limbo: Kenya’s Exodus to Europe."
January 25, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Wairimu Michengi
Some migrants work for years to save enough for a trip that requires them to risk their lives. Some are turned back at international borders, but many others slip unnoticed into Europe.
January 25, 2016 / Untold Stories
Tracey Eaton
The bureaucracy in Cuba can be maddening, but the people are wonderful and have much in common with Americans, says Graham Sowa, 29, an Arizona native who has studied medicine in Havana since 2010.
January 22, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Wairimu Michengi
A smuggler who helped Kenyans move to and around Europe used various ploys, including sending them her own identity documents.
Illustration by Chuck Todd.
January 22, 2016
Wairimu Michengi
As more Africans risk their lives trying to leave their homelands, people in one area of rural Kenya rely on a woman who has built a career on safely transporting them to Europe.
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 21, 2016
Jeanne Carstensen
Grantee Jeanne Carstensen reports on the Syrian refugee crisis and Greece's reaction to the influx of migrants crossing its borders.
January 21, 2016
Elana Dure, Dominic Bracco II, Mark Schulte
Photojournalist and Pulitzer Center grantee Dominic Bracco visited Brookland Middle School to teach sixth graders about the Latin American migration crisis.
January 20, 2016 / Untold Stories
Jeanne Carstensen
The arrival of over 500,000 refugees to the Greek island of Lesbos in 2015 has turned the eastern shoreline into a crisis zone. Locals, NGOs and volunteers have come together to care for arrivals.
January 20, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen
Dr. Zoi Livaditou is a Lesbos native. She has worked as an emergency medicine doctor in war zones in places like Afghanistan, Gaza and Haiti. Now crisis has come to her home.
Illustration by Katherine Doyle.
January 8, 2016
Elana Dure, Seiler Smith
Pulitzer Center interns Elana Dure and Seiler Smith look back over a year of Field Notes and compile some of their favorites.

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