Projects

Launched May 28, 2019 Edilma Prada Céspedes
A series of multimedia stories about the impacts, routes and modus operandi of the illegal exploitation of coltan and gold in indigenous territories in the Colombian Amazon region.
Launched May 28, 2019 Isabella Gomes
For years, the U.S. healthcare system has failed to identify sex-trafficked victims in clinics and hospitals across the country, but a new coalition of doctors and activists seeks to change this.
Launched May 25, 2019 Dan Haverty
Paramilitary activity is on the rise in Northern Ireland. But the causes go far deeper than Brexit.
Launched May 23, 2019 Helen Epstein
What does it take for a society to recover from a suicide epidemic?
Launched May 20, 2019 Amit Madheshiya, Shirley Abraham
Returning home after buying two milch cows, dairy farmer Rakbar Khan was lynched by a mob of “cow vigilantes”. His wife seeks meaning in mourning his death, while his perpetrators deny it.
Launched May 16, 2019 Amanda Sperber, Adriane Ohanesian
South Sudan's five-year war has impacted people in ways that have not previously been reported.
Launched May 6, 2019 Julia Rendleman
As the so-called American opioid crisis continues, some are finding recovery behind bars. But how do people navigate sustained recovery after incarceration?
Launched May 3, 2019 Lynn Johnson
In spite of gender and economic disparity, women are often the innovators and change makers that move society forward, working far from the headlines. Choosing to be visible is key to equality.
Launched May 3, 2019 Patrick Ammerman
As Venezuelans leave their country by the millions, how is Colombia—a country with its own recent history of turmoil—coping with the 1.4 million Venezuelans resettling within their borders?
Launched May 2, 2019 Jonathan Custodio
Veracruz is home to hundreds of thousands of Afro-Mexicans. In 2015, they were officially recognized in the National Census. What's happened since?
Launched May 2, 2019 Monika Bulaj
Monika Bulaj is producing a visual atlas of threatened minorities and shared holy places. 
Launched May 2, 2019 Ana P. Santos
What happens to the children of suicide bombers and those injured in attacks?
Launched April 30, 2019 Richard Weiss, Wiley Price
Families of color have long been thwarted in finding a quality education. We present the saga of one St. Louis family, how they got educated and managed to gain their purchase on the American Dream.
Launched April 29, 2019 Zahra Ahmad, Brontë Wittpenn
The story of an Iraqi-Irani woman’s experience of immigration highlights the importance of cultural re-exposure.
Launched April 24, 2019 Aldem Bourscheit, Fabio Nascimento
A six-month transnational investigation into the economic and political drivers of violence against environmental defenders in seven countries of Latin America.
Launched April 23, 2019 Nick Schifrin, Katrina Yu
PBS NewsHour has produced one of the most robust efforts about China by any American television program, covering everything from Belt and Road to the trade and technology wars to Xi Jinping to green vehicles.
Launched April 20, 2019 Nash Landesman
Upgrading the Panama Canal may have increased safety risks.
Launched April 17, 2019 Nina Jankowicz
Ukraine—the home of Europe’s hot war, and the Petri dish where Russian information operations are tested—holds a consequential presidential election in spring 2019.
Launched April 17, 2019 Eliza Barclay, Tristan McConnell
Tropical forests in Indonesia, Brazil, and Democratic Republic of Congo are under-appreciated superheroes regulating and rescuing the global climate. Here is the story of a few of those trees.
Launched April 10, 2019 Bradley Secker
People claim asylum in Europe for a variety of reasons, but there are some who continue to hide from those who migrated alongside them; LGBTQ+ migrants form their own communities in exile across Europe.
Launched April 10, 2019 Sarah Hoenicke
Since Sri Lanka's brutal civil war ended, writers are exploring reconciliation through narrative.
Launched April 8, 2019 Raksha Kumar
More Indians live in rural areas than the entire population of Europe. What does it mean for them if journalism dies a painful death?
Launched April 4, 2019 Maddy Crowell
In the wake of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's sweeping reelection last May, journalist Maddy Crowell  looks at the wide-ranging voices of dissent in India – the people and places that are working to defend the image of a pluralistic and tolerant India against the swelling tide of Hindu nationalism...
Launched April 2, 2019 Stephanie Beasley, Kathleen Flynn
U.S. Customs and Border Protection has boosted biometric technology testing at the southern border raising fears about possible privacy and civil rights violations.