The head of the World Health Organization today gave an impassioned but indirect rejoinder to recent comments from U.S. President Donald Trump criticizing WHO’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Outbreaks and Epidemics
Social scientists are examining how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting everything from people’s behavior to the economy.
Many people will likely deal with lingering effects of the coronavirus—and of the emergency treatments that allowed them to survive it.
Leaders at the European Research Council have hit back at its former president, who caused an uproar yesterday by resigning barely 3 months into the job.
Columbia Graduate School of Journalism student TuAnh Dam speaks to an ER doctor about her battle against COVID-19.
As the COVID-19 pandemic sweeps into South Africa, the country's experience with handling tuberculosis (TB) and HIV could give it an advantage. But those infections could also worsen the pandemic’s impact.
A trial was designed in which health care workers in Asia, Africa, and Europe will receive two old drugs used against malaria.
The emergency authorization of malaria drugs for use towards fighting coronavirus has received backlash from former FDA executives.
To understand the true extent of the new coronavirus, researchers across the United States are examining donated blood.
Peter Slevin, associate professor of journalism at Campus Consortium partner Medill School of Journalism, details Illinois' struggle to fight coronavirus with an "inadequate" federal response.
Many websites are tracking the disease and death caused by the coronavirus. But one of the earliest, an online dashboard run by Johns Hopkins University, has become the go-to place for the latest data on coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Reporting Fellow alum Praveena Somasundaram from Guilford College explores how UNC students are grappling with whether or not to go home to immunocompromised family members.
Micah Fink hopes film inspires engagement on difficult conversation about homophobia, especially in Jamaica.
The Jamaica Gleaner article interviews filmmaker Micah Fink on documentary that gives voice to gay Jamaicans, exposes human rights abuses.
The World Channel airs 'The Abominable Crime' in Season 7 of AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange.
The editorial board at Erie Times-News praised Pulitzer Center grantees Cheryl Hatch and Brian Castner for their reporting project in Liberia.
The Pulitzer Center staff shares favorite images from 2014.
Journalists explore religion, LGBT rights and freedom of expression around the world.
"Rise of the Killer Virus" is a scientific detective story that crisscrosses the globe, finding clues that are rewriting the story of the global pandemic of HIV and revealing startling facts about its
In Vladimir Putin's Russia, and in occupied Ukraine, a rough road for LGBT activists and intravenous drug users.
In interview with Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Maurice Tomlinson reflects on threats and discrimination associated with being gay within a homophobic culture.
We can now envision a post-AIDS world, but marginalized communities are still being left behind. In the global fight against AIDS, business as usual will not end the epidemic.
Pulitzer Center hosts event for DC interns on “Crafting and Communicating the Stories of Our Time." Meghan Dhaliwal and Steve Sapienza discuss how to develop a "journalistic mentality."