April 28, 2015 / PRI's The World
Bridget Huber
A technique developed by an American surgeon in Uganda is now helping kids in the US as well. "Global surgery is a two-way street," says Dr. Benjamin Warf.
April 27, 2015 / PRI's The World
Bridget Huber
Facing a severe shortage of surgeons, Mozambique decided to train non-physicians to do life-saving operations.
April 27, 2015 / PRI's The World
Julia Simon
This is a story of how a fashion designer became a billionaire. It also speaks to the lack of transparency in Nigeria’s oil sector, one of the world’s largest.
April 2, 2015 / PRI's The World
Julia Simon
Julia Simon talks about Nigeria's recent election.
November 14, 2014 / PRI's The World
Ari Daniel
Rainey lives in Lebanon, a country that will never give her citizenship. Her parents are Sri Lankan, but she was born in Beirut. And now, Lebanon may ask her to leave the only home she’s ever known.
November 12, 2014 / PRI's The World
Ari Daniel
Ryan and Noor are best friends, and they live in Beirut. Ryan belongs to a religious sect called the Druze, and Noor is a Sunni Muslim. They agree that in Lebanon, they are an unlikely match.
November 11, 2014 / PRI's The World
Ari Daniel
Ahmad wants to be a basketball star when he grows up. For now, he's working toward his unlikely goal thanks to a Lebanese NGO that believes such dreams are important for disadvantaged children.
November 11, 2014 / PRI's The World
Ari Daniel
Karen and her family once lived a happy life in Syria. But when the civil war arrived, they fled to Lebanon with little more than a few suitcases, and their two-week stay has now lasted two years.
July 25, 2014 / PRI's The World
Rhitu Chatterjee
Although the school lunch program can foster tolerance, discrimination against lower castes persists in rural India.
July 20, 2014 / PRI's The World
Rhitu Chatterjee
The third and final broadcast in PRI's The World series on India’s Midday Meal, the program that feeds 120 million poor and malnourished children.
July 18, 2014 / PRI's The World
Rhitu Chatterjee
In India, education and the free school-lunch program help foster an environment of tolerance.
July 18, 2014 / PRI's The World
Rhitu Chatterjee
On July 16, 2013, the death by pesticide of 23 Indian schoolchildren exposed the tragic shortcomings of India's program of free school lunches. No one disputes that the program itself is essential.
July 13, 2014 / PRI's The World
Alex MacLean, Dan Grossman
Photographer Alex MacLean brought an audio recorder with him on his flights over the Alberta Tar Sands. Go along for the ride and hear Alex’s descriptions and observations.

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