June 9, 2015
Photojournalist Sim Chi Yin discusses her reporting on a family affected by silicosis, an occupational lung disease that affects an estimated 6 million in China, most of them miners.
June 8, 2015
The Geography of Poverty is a digital documentary project that combines geotagged photographs with census data to create a modern portrait of poverty in the US.
June 8, 2015 /
Photographer Matt Black and MSNBC undertake an in-depth report on poverty in the US, profiling the lives of America's poor in over 70 cities.
June 6, 2015 /
The government closed brothels to clamp down on human trafficking. But that move put the country's prostitutes in grave danger.
June 6, 2015
When Cambodia closed its brothels a successful government-run HIV prevention program collapsed, and a new health crisis emerged.
June 4, 2015 /
Local religious and political leaders in Puerto Esperanza, Peru, advocate for the construction of a road connecting the town to more populated areas. Many environmentalists oppose them.
June 1, 2015
Students journey across the globe to report on issues that matter—from migration to global health and indigenous land rights.
June 1, 2015 /
Debate persists throughout northern and southern India about how best to limit family size. School attendance, maternal health and infrastructure all have an impact on fertility rates.
May 28, 2015
Papua New Guinea has the highest rate of tuberculosis in the Pacific, and the epidemic is being described as a national disaster.
May 21, 2015
China’s deadly mining accidents hit the international news headlines frequently. But the country's top occupational disease, pneumoconiosis, kills three times as many miners each year.