Researchers from the Ocean Clean Up will place a 100-kilometre-long floating barrier off the Dutch coastline, Beulah Maud Devaney reports.
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An Indian entrepreneur has a solution for some of the 21.6 million women who resort to unsafe abortions every year, writes Cristiana Moisescu.
Filed in: Women
Child miners are finding an unlikely escape from goldmines, through football, writes Rebecca Cooke.
Filed in: Burkina Faso
Ayuba Ijai was held hostage for months by Boko Haram terrorists before government soldiers detained him on suspicion of being a Boko Haram member. Samuel Malik explains.
Filed in: Nigeria
Human Rights Watch has thrown its weight behind a challenge to Iran’s ban on women watching volleyball matches. Kelsi Farrington reports.
Filed in: Iran
Who would have imagined that a tattooed heavy-metal musician would break the stale stand-off in Taiwanese politics? Richard Swift asks.
Filed in: Taiwan
Pakistani Christians who are charged under the country’s blasphemy laws are living in hiding, Rizwan Syed reports.
Filed in: Pakistan
They were arrested for organizing a bookstore discussion in the capital, Luanda. Marc Herzog reports.
Filed in: Angola
Peruvians head to polling stations across the Andean nation, Lucas Iberico Lozada reports.
Filed in: Peru
Families of missing POWs are still waiting for answers after 44 years, says Jas Uppal.
Jess Worth on indigenous Canadians’ fight against a mine.