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Khan Nyu paper umbrellas

The production of handmade paper umbrellas, also known as “Khan Nyu”,is a craft that has been passed on from generation to generation inXieng Khaung Province in the far north of Laos…

  • Wed Aug 5 01:49:00 2009
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Made in China

*Chris Richards* meets ‘Capi-communism’ – the Chinese version of capitalism that’s plundering Papua New Guinea.…

  • Tue Jun 2 00:02:00 2009
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Bamboo bikes

Bamboo is so tough and so plentiful it’s used for construction scaffolding all aver Asia…

  • Sun Nov 2 00:46:00 2008
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Fair trade magic

Women profit from new ways of doing business.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
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River Bleeds Black

Bangladeshi photographer *Shehzad Noorani* exposes the damage done to the Buriganga River.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
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Dignity and the decent facility

Women desperately want toilets – but not as a health aid…

  • Sat Aug 2 02:40:00 2008
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A lifetime in muck

Unbelievably, people still exist whose task in life is shovelling shit, as *Mari Marcel Thekaekara* explains.…

  • Sat Aug 2 02:09:00 2008
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City of whispers

Among Rangoon’s six million souls, a few have secret conversations with *Dinyar Godrej*.…

  • Fri May 2 01:33:00 2008
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From a scorched land

Two survivors from Karen state, where the Burmese military has been laying villages to waste, tell their stories…

  • Mon Apr 7 04:44:00 2008
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Kala

Sri Lankan artist from West London.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
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