The Guardians of Mau

In southwestern Kenya's Mau Forest Complex, a massive indigenous forest and water tower for millions of people, the indigenous Ogiek community are fighting for the right to live in the ancestral homeland.

Myanmar's Illegal Charcoal Trade

A yearlong investigation into illegal charcoal smuggling from the province of Kachin, in northern Myanmar, to China. Our reporting estimates up to $10 million in bribes are paid to Burmese officials. 

The charcoal is used to produce silicon metal, which is found in a range of consumer goods such as laptops and cellphones, cosmetics and even sex toys.

South Africa's Forgotten First

As a land debate rages in South Africa about land redistribution -- whether black South Africans should have the right to white owned land -- the country's first peoples are ignored.