May 20, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen, Jodi Hilton
Clash between small group of refugees and Greek police escalated into large-scale protests.
May 17, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen, Jodi Hilton
An agreement between the European Union and Turkey, which took effect on March 20, severely limits the options of Syrian refugees.
May 10, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen, Jodi Hilton
It's been a long journey, one that skirted death at least once. So Ali Jaffari at first thought it was a scam when a Greek friend offered his family of four a room at a three-star hotel in Athens.
May 9, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jodi Hilton
The movement of refugees into Europe has subsided, but there are still thousands of migrants and asylum-seekers in Europe who are awaiting word on their status: Will they be granted asylum, or not?
February 12, 2016 / PRI's The World
Rhitu Chatterjee
Childhood obesity is on the rise in Brazil. But thousands of school gardens around the country are trying to change children's eating habits by helping to build a connection to fresh food.
February 10, 2016 / PRI's The World
Rhitu Chatterjee
A 2009 law requires Brazilian cities to buy at least 30 percent of ingredients for meals in public schools from family farmers. The law has helped poor farmers and improved the quality of meals.
January 20, 2016 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen
Dr. Zoi Livaditou is a Lesbos native. She has worked as an emergency medicine doctor in war zones in places like Afghanistan, Gaza and Haiti. Now crisis has come to her home.
January 20, 2016 / PRI's The World
Ari Daniel
Scientists in Greenland are using cutting edge technology to track tiny changes to predict what a warmer future might hold for the island's giant ice pack and the rest of the world.
January 20, 2016 / PRI's The World
Ari Daniel
A few of Greenland's biggest glaciers began melting a decade ago. And scientists are trying to puzzle out a mystery story with big consequences for the future of the island's fast-melting ice sheet.
January 1, 2016 / PRI's The World
Ana P. Santos, Veejay Villafranca
In 2007, the HIV rate among drug users in Cebu was 0.4 percent. By 2013, more than 50 percent of injecting drug users tested positive.
December 1, 2015 / PRI's The World
Jae Lee
One in five children in sub-Saharan Africa die before their fifth birthday and 10 percent of all sub-Saharan Africans are disabled. What are the causes?
November 30, 2015 / PRI's The World
Ari Daniel
Iceland is—geologically speaking—a crazy place. The local language includes a specific word to describe the phenomenon for a volcano detonating beneath a glacier and triggering a flash flood.
November 3, 2015 / PRI's The World
Jeanne Carstensen
There’s no more room to bury the dead. Sypros Galinos, mayor of the Greek island of Lesbos, announced that the area in the main cemetery reserved for refugees who have drowned at sea is full.

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