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Reports by Pulitzer Center journalists for print, online and broadcast news outlets
August 31, 2011 / PBS Newshour
In Brazil, Women's Changing Roles, Attitudes Leading to Smaller Families
by FRED DE SAM LAZARO
Brazilian women's changing roles in society have led to a dramatic decrease in the country's fertility rates.
August 31, 2011 / The Atlantic
Former Qaddafi Mercenaries Describe Fighting in Libyan War
by PETER GWIN
Thousands of Tuareg rebels have fled to Libya to fight in Qadaffi's army and are receiving more than a thousand dollars for their service.
August 25, 2011 / Global Voices
Somalia: Food Security Emergency Spreads Despite Aid
by JUHIE BHATIA
Because of continuous armed conflict in Somalia, experts fear that conditions are likely to further deteriorate in the famine-stricken country.
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Untold Stories
Reports from the field - an exclusive channel of Pulitzer Center reporting
August 31, 2011
Zambian Politics, Health Issues Are Similar to US
by ANTIGONE BARTON
Election season in Zambia features a sitting president’s “origins” and gay rights—in a country where a law criminalizing homosexuality hampers data collection for HIV responses.
August 31, 2011
Pakistan: Life in a Karachi Shelter
by HILKE SCHELLMANN, HABIBA NOSHEEN
Pakistani women who marry against their family's will often face death threats. Some find refuge in local shelters.
August 30, 2011
Reproductive Rights: Changing Attitudes in Brazil
by FRED DE SAM LAZARO
As the influence of the Roman Catholic Church wanes in Brazil, novelas (TV soap operas) shape views on women's reproductive rights. The birth rate—6 children per woman in 1960—has decreased...
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Brazil: Girl Power
by FRED DE SAM LAZARO
In Brazil, increased access to education, information and contraception have combined to lower the birth rate by two thirds over the last five decades.
Outlawed in Pakistan
by HABIBA NOSHEEN, HILKE SCHELLMANN
Outlawed in Pakistan follows two women who narrowly escaped death and are now struggling to find justice and begin new lives.
Nepal: Married Before They’re Ready
by HANNA INGBER WIN, ANNA TOMASULO
In Nepal, child marriage affects every aspect of a girl’s life, from her education prospects to her physical and mental health to her chances for escaping poverty.
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Gateways
Gateways contain multiple Pulitzer Center reporting projects that focus on a single issue
Population is a global issue that lies at the intersection of economics, environment, gender roles, culture, politics, and religion.  The Population Gateway will explore this controversial, confusing...
The initial shock of the earthquake has passed but Haiti continues its struggle to overcome both man-made and natural disasters. Amidst the rubble, a devastated infrastructure and untold suffering,...
The Downstream Gateway examines global issues related to water, from ecosystems and watersheds to freshwater resources, conservation efforts, and the impact of human activity and public policy.
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