October 20, 2009 /
The HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean Gateway examines the impact of the disease across the Caribbean. The reporting in this Gateway uses articles, photography, videos, as well as original poetry and music,...
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.
December 10, 2014 / Des Moines Register
Philip Brasher
Under Feed the Future, the Obama administration is spending more than $1 billion a year to increase food production in 19 target countries. For Ethiopia, the method is bags of nonbiotech hybrid seed.
Image by Roberto Lovato, El Salvador, 2011
March 22, 2011
Roberto Lovato
President Obama wants to put U.S.-Latin America relations on a new path. But his drug and security policies indicate that the more the U.S. stance toward the region changes, the more it stays the...
March 22, 2011 / Voice of America
Peter Sawyer, Steve Sapienza, Fred de Sam Lazaro, Sean Gallagher
As part of the DC Environmental Film Festival, four films explore the conflicts tied to water issues, as part of the annual World Water Day observance.
Image by Jake Naughton. Kenya, 2011.
March 22, 2011 / Untold Stories
Jake Naughton
The international water shortage has created numerous challenges for populations in both rural and urban communities.
Chori Khul sits in her house in Oqa next to her 40-day-old son, Mohammad Zakrullah, who is suffering from acute malnutrition. Image by Anna Badkhen. Afghanistan, 2011.
March 10, 2011 / The New Republic
Anna Badkhen
In Afghanistan, fourteen children die every half hour.
Image by Andre Lambertson, Haiti 2011.
February 21, 2011 / Untold Stories
Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
Pou Joel Sainton. The visual poem Job in Kreyol.
A Haitian woman. Image by Andre Lambertson, Haiti 2011.
February 21, 2011 / Untold Stories
Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
When a brave woman’s out walking she’s Mistress Life’s spitting image (Michel-Ange Hyppolite)
January 28, 2011
Maia Booker
The Poetry Foundation featured writer and poet Kwame Dawes' interview on PBS NewsHour.
A controversial medical study conducted in the Dominican Republic in 2007.
January 25, 2011 / Untold Stories
Kelly Hearn
Many medical studies on people in developing countries are controversial under US regulations. Is the pharmaceutical industry profiting at the expense of research ethics?
Girls in Haiti on what brought them to prostitution. Image by Andre Lamberston.
January 24, 2011 / Untold Stories
Andre Lambertson, Lisa Armstrong
Since the earthquake, many young girls in Haiti have turned to prostitution in order to get by. They resort to having sex for food or small amounts of money.
January 17, 2011 / The Daily Beast
Lisa Armstrong
Despite accusations of human-rights abuses, former Haitian President Jean-Claude Duvalier, who has since been detained by police, was met with cheers and tears after his surprise return from exile...