December 5, 2011 /
Colombia's gold rush pits local subsistence miners against large corporate interests, criminal gangs and the police.
November 30, 2011 /
Indian anti-corruption leader Anna Hazare says that he doesn't like to be compared to Mohandas Gandhi but that there is much in the latter's philosophy that he admires.
November 30, 2011 /
Historian Ananya Vajpeyi discusses the anti-corruption campaign led by Anna Hazare, placing that movement within the context of Indian history during the independence struggle and beyond.
November 30, 2011
The Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund interviewed Pulitzer Center grantees Cedric Gerbehaye and Rebecca Hamilton on the transition occurring in Sudan after the South gained independence July 9.
November 27, 2011 /
Anti-corruption leader Anna Hazare burst on the scene in early 2011, a mystery to most Indians and much of the world. He is no mystery in the village where he has put Gandhian principles to the test.
November 27, 2011
Anna Hazare, inspired by Gandhi, transformed a village—Ralegan Siddhi, his hometown. Now, 74 years old, he wants to rid his country of corruption using the same tactics of non-violent resistance.
November 26, 2011 /
The New York Times
Millions of people are starving unnecessarily in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia. The world knows how to prevent drought-induced famine. So why doesn’t it?
November 23, 2011 /
El Alto is one of the fastest-growing cities in South America, but its infrastructure is lagging. The city’s wastewater is piped directly into rivers that connect to Lake Titicaca.
November 21, 2011 /
The Iraqi government has cut food rations, upsetting many citizens who rely on government support to feed their families.
November 18, 2011 /
Liberia Women Democracy Radio
The Liberian government claims it has provided piped water to Monrovia's worst slum. Yet, the erratic supply leaves residents with little choice but to keep on consuming unclean water.