March 25, 2014 /
The Washington Post
Shanti Maya Dong was adamant about leaving her village in Nepal with the hope of earning more money working in Kuwait as a housekeeper, but her story soon turned tragic.
February 13, 2014 /
Cambodia is a land of contrasts—a country of ancient temples and great natural beauty, but also one where poverty and political instability have led to high rates of human trafficking.
February 12, 2014 /
"My parents have worked all their lives for my education." An Ecuadorian student in America on the challenges and benefits of private education.
February 4, 2014
Since the implementation of a new constitution in 2008, Ecuador has put more emphasis on the development of higher education. Yet the country's secondary schools are leaving many students unprepared.
January 21, 2014 /
With elections set to determine who will lead Afghanistan after foreign troops withdraw, the government had a plan to ensure legitimacy. Read about how it's been undone by a technicality.
January 15, 2014 /
Sun Yunfan and Leah Thompson use up-to-the-minute technology to document the changes facing a traditional Chinese village in an era of urbanization and globalization.
January 10, 2014 /
Architectural heritage in Bishan village, once an afterthought, is now beginning to attract attention as a potential source of economic development.
January 10, 2014
As China rapidly urbanizes, many villages—and their distinct cultural heritage and folk traditions—disappear daily. Two urban Chinese artists go back to the land in search of meaning in modern China.
December 27, 2013
The Pulitzer Center staff shares favorite images from 2013.
November 25, 2013
In 2012 an intrepid journalist adventurer proposed that we partner on a reporting project seven years in the making that would entail traveling 21,000 miles—on foot.