August 21, 2015 /
The Indian government's push to improve sanitation is ambitious and well-intentioned, but does little to help the most marginalized groups in Indian society.
August 21, 2015
Six hundred million Indians defecate outside every day. What does this mean for Indian society and what will it take to change this practice?
August 19, 2015 /
On NPR's The Takeaway, John Hockenberry talks to Retro Report producer Kit Roane about "Population Bomb."
August 18, 2015 /
British Journal of Photography
Sim Chi Yin, once a print journalist, now photographs her stories: most recently, the plight of Chinese mine workers with silicosis. Time and patience help her create intimacy with her subjects.
August 14, 2015 /
The indigenous tribes emerging from Peru's jungles fear for their lands and livelihoods. Without government protection, they may not be able to survive.
August 13, 2015
Award-winning documentary becomes community engagement tool on LGBTI issues via screenings from New York to Jamaica, 24 film festivals, two national broadcasts and more.
August 10, 2015 /
The New York Times
Peru's indigenous tribes depend on dwindling resources in disappearing forests. As they increasingly emerge from the jungle, these hunter gatherers face unfamiliar pathogens, people, and laws.
August 10, 2015 /
The New York Review of Books
The exodus of refugees fleeing Syria has not abated. Meanwhile, the international community has not kept up with the pressing needs of helpless millions.
August 5, 2015 /
One organization in the Bolivian city of La Paz is training women in the country's booming building sector.
August 4, 2015
Nell Freudenberger reports from Mumbai about the dwindling population of the Parsis in India.