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.
May 24, 2016 / Mongabay
Justin Catanoso
The UN is revitalizing a program that gives wealthy nations carbon credits for investing in emission-reducing projects in developing nations; human rights protections are not yet part of the plan.
May 21, 2016 / Mongabay
Justin Catanoso
UN negotiators are meeting in Germany to formulate plans to meet the goals set by the Paris Agreement on climate, but many see political will as weak and response as slow.
May 18, 2016 / Untold Stories
Anna Spoerre
Many Peruvians migrate to Lima in the hopes of better educational opportunities, but success can be hard to come by in a city where wealth is controlled by a small minority and poverty is rampant.
May 17, 2016
Helen Epstein
In February 2016, Uganda strongman Yoweri Museveni won another election which opposition groups and international observers say was not free and fair.
May 17, 2016 / Untold Stories
Abe Kenmore
On May 7, 2016, protesters gathered outside of Campsfield House, an immigration detention center in Oxford, to show solidarity with those inside and call for an end to all detention.
May 17, 2016 / The New York Review of Books
Helen Epstein
President Yoweri Museveni ruled Uganda for thirty years through a combination of bribery, blackmail, and brute force. Last week, he was sworn in for yet another five-year term.
May 17, 2016 / ChinaFile
Sharron Lovell
A short explainer on China's water crisis. Factors including climate change, pollution, urbanization and energy demands have led to a severe water crisis in China.
May 16, 2016 / Hromadske
Misha Friedman
Photo essay about women and children living with HIV in Ukraine.
May 16, 2016
Daniella Zalcman, Jake Naughton
Photojournalists win top prizes for their reporting from Canada to Kenya.
May 15, 2016 / Untold Stories
Abe Kenmore
The British government claims that its immigration legislation will reduce the number of people living in the UK without documents. But others, including politicians, academics and migrants, disagree...
May 9, 2016 / Untold Stories
Rebecca Sananes
Cuban politics, law and culture are changing for the LGBT community. TransCuba, an activist network for trans-people, is bringing attention to tolerance and broadening the conversation.
May 5, 2016 / Haaretz
Uri Blau
Following Uri Blau's investigation, Israeli nonprofit stopped providing aid to families of Jews accused of violent attacks against Palestinians.