A coalition of organizations in the coffee-growing region of Coto Brus are working to use the consumer as a tool to address the rights of migrant children involved in the harvest.
Democracies can fall many ways: military coups, assassinations, mass protests. But what does it look like when a democracy quietly backslides into autocracy?
Women in Myanmar are pushing lawmakers to punish rapists with the death penalty.
Longform Podcast sits down with Nathaniel Rich to discuss his most recent work, "Losing Earth."
The global circulatory system is incredibly complex, and parts of it, like the North Icelandic Jet, are barely understood. That's why these scientists are in Iceland in the dead of winter.
Climate scientists are shouting from the rooftops: it’s not just weather… it’s climate change. But is the world listening? It sure doesn’t feel like it.
NPR interviews grantee Michael Scott Moore on his capture by Somali pirates.
Nepal's civil society is working to prevent trafficking, protect survivors, and prosecute traffickers.
Shaina Shealy talks to host Christopher Kimball of Milk Street Radio about Myanmar's traditional Thingyan snacks.
Extrajudicial killings spike in Bangladesh’s “Duterte style” drug war.
PRX reporter Sarah Blaskey and photojournalist Ben Feibleman dive into one of Central America's largest shark-fishing operations in this episode of Reveal.
Science staff writer Jon Cohen joins podcast host Sarah Crespi to discuss how the fight against HIV/AIDS is evolving in three diverse locations.