Children stacking bricks.

Young boys help stack bricks inside a kiln in Dhading district, Nepal in April 2016. Despite a national law that bans children under the age of 14 from working, such scenes are commonplace in the country’s brick making industry. This story was funded by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. Photo by Ann Hermes/The Christian Science Monitor.


Globetrotting alumna Ann Hermes, BA ’08, captures labor activism in Egypt, the refugee crisis in Syria, human rights abuses in Indonesia and marine life rescue in Maine. Read the Q&A »



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