Updates

News and announcements from the Pulitzer Center

Kwame Dawes launches Hope's Hospice

Join Kwame Dawes on July 12 to celebrate the launch of his new book of poetry, Hope's Hospice, inspired by the people he met while reporting on HIV/AIDS in Jamaica for the Pulitzer Center. The event will be held at 11 am at the University of the West Indies in Mona, Jamaica.

Kwame Dawes' work will also be showcased at the National Black Theatre Festival in Winston-Salem, NC on August 6 and 7. Learn more about this event and how to attend.

Marco Vernaschi named finalist in international photo competition

Pulitzer-supported photojournalist Marco Vernaschi was among 10 finalists selected at the Ojo de Pez Award for Human Values, a major international photography competition, for his in-depth examination of the illegal activity within Guinea Bissau, "West Africa's New Achilles' Heel." He and his fellow finalists were chosen from 620 entries.

Nathalie Applewhite joins panel on Media and Development

Nathalie Applewhite joins panel on Media and Development, International Aid & Trade conference International Aid & Trade is the world's leading forum for humanitarian relief professionals to network, communicate, build partnerships and share knowledge. It brings together procurement professionals, product & service providers and thought leaders from the whole industry.

Time and Location: 16.00-17.30, Friday the 10th July

Area C The Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center, Washington D.C., USA

Ann Peters presents Water Wars at Asia Society Forum

Global Gateway at Asia Society Forum: "Putting the World into World-Class Education" The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting is excited to be a part of the July 9-11 Asia Society Forum for Policymakers and Practitioners, "Putting the World into World-Class Education."