#Photo essay

  • Feature: Here's What Protesters at the New York Climate Strike Had to Say

    Here's What Protesters at the New York Climate Strike Had to Say

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 23, 2019

    “This is a global issue. There’s really no borders, we’re all gonna be impacted by climate change." Read more

  • Article: 10 Pictures of How People Get Water Around the World

    10 Pictures of How People Get Water Around the World

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|March 2, 2018

    Water is the common denominator of life. Read more

  • Feature: Powerful Photos of Families Welcoming Refugees into Their Homes

    Powerful Photos of Families Welcoming Refugees into Their Homes

    By Olivia KestinJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Feb. 15, 2018

    “The photographs show very clearly what’s possible when people and communities react with openness.” Read more

  • Article: Climate Change in South Sudan: Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows True Impact

    Climate Change in South Sudan: Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows True Impact

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Oct. 19, 2017

    South Sudan is currently in the grip of a catastrophic famine. Read more

  • Article: 10 of the Best Crowd Shots From Past Global Citizen Festivals

    10 of the Best Crowd Shots From Past Global Citizen Festivals

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 21, 2016

    Tens of thousands of people gathering to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: African children's rights

    Through crisis and conflict: one child's journey

    From World Vision|June 16, 2016

    Meet Nyabol. She is 10-years-old and lives at the Kakuma Refugee Settlement in northwest Kenya. Read more

  • Article: 9 stunning scenes from the Smithsonian Photography Contest

    9 stunning scenes from the Smithsonian Photography Contest

    By Joe McCarthy|March 29, 2016

    46,000 photos from 168 countries competed. Here are some of the winners. Read more

  • Article: 10 photos that will make you think twice about water this World Water Day

    10 photos that will make you think twice about water this World Water Day

    By Gina Darnaud |March 22, 2016

    Explore the wonderful world of water on World Water Day and places that need better access. Read more