Inside the Struggle to Clear Colombia of Mines

A historic deal offers Columbians hope that their country will finally be cleared of the landmines responsible for 11,000 casualties in the past 25 years

Colombia’s Election Hinges On How To End War

The battle between Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and opposition opponent Óscar Iván Zuluaga has become a referendum on how to bring an end to forty...

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Photo Essays

Bearing Witness to the Legacy of War

In 2011, photographer Giles Duley began a project that would document the lasting effects of war on people living in cities and towns across the globe where the...

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