June 9, 2014 /
After decades of declining popularity under the ascendance of political Islam, Arabism is seeing a revival of sorts among Saudi youth as a way out of the sectarian conflicts now gripping the region.
June 5, 2014 /
For Filipinas working abroad, everything they do is for their families they left behind.
June 5, 2014 /
"When it comes to being a nanny or caregiver, the Filipina is the best in her class. She’s the top of the line. It is an honorable profession." – Grace Princesa, Philippine Ambassador to the UAE.
June 4, 2014
The 21 Pulitzer Center student fellows from our Campus Consortium partners this year will report on a range of complex issues from around the world—from public health to the environment.
June 2, 2014 /
When mothers must work abroad, what happens to the children they leave behind?
May 22, 2014 /
When a mother leaves the home to work abroad, it is usually the eldest daughter who takes over the role of family caregiver.
May 19, 2014
Last week Turkey began burying the dead from the country’s worst-ever coal mining disaster. The toll is expected to exceed 300.
May 15, 2014 /
In Nigeria, birth control is stigmatized, misunderstood, and inaccessible—especially for youth. Abortion is legal only when the life of a mother is endangered. But at least 760,000 occur every year.
May 13, 2014 /
PRI's The World
For ten years, Blanca has cared for other people's children. Now, she is finally reunited with her own son.
May 7, 2014 /
A nanny and her son are reunited after 10 years of international separation while she cared for other people's children. But their adjustment to life together in the U.S. brings new challenges.