Publications

Field Notes

Field notes, written by our grantees, are personal reflections that take the reader behind-the-scenes of their reporting.

Field Notes on Konzo in the DRC

Photojournalist Neil Brandvold recounts his journey to a village called Kahemba, or "The Town of Suffering," to look for those afflicted by Konzo.

On the Frontlines

What becomes of families whose communities are made in the frontlines of the Duterte administration's war on drugs?

Meeting Fernando Romero

Flashy, flush Mexico City architect Fernando Romero wants to bring his hometown into the 21st century—but he is not even free to walk through it.

Rwanda: Parks and People

Snapshots from Elham Shabahat's travels through Rwanda’s national parks to uncover the impact of conservation, climate change, and development on wildlife and local communities.

Looking For Happier Endings

On the ground with Dinna Louise C. Dayao in the Philippines, a country where, every hour, someone somewhere dies in a road crash.

Salafis in Paradise

On the ground with Krithika Varagur on the Indonesian island of Lombok, home to "shimmering light."

Pollution in China

Air pollution in Beijing is one result of the breakneck economic growth that has lifted hundreds of millions of China’s people out of poverty.

DRC: UN Peacekeepers in Dungu

In Dungu’s Belgian chateau, UN peacekeepers maintain a small base where they have partied for nearly a decade. To reach Dungu means navigating a highway that has been a hotbed of LRA activity.