January 30, 2014 / PRI's The World
Joanne Silberner
Starvation four decades ago in Cambodia and 70 years ago in the Netherlands appear to have long-term health consequences.
September 4, 2013 / PRI's The World
Joanne Silberner
As people in the developing world live longer, eat more and exercise less, high blood pressure is on the rise. What does that mean to a country like Cambodia?
September 3, 2013 / PRI's The World
Beenish Ahmed
When one college student decided to bridge the stark divide of Pakistani classrooms by creating a school for low-income kids, he did not anticipate such skepticism.
March 15, 2011 / PRI's The World
Dan Grossman
Scientists fear Ecuador's rainforest is under threat from the bushmeat trade and illegal commercial hunting by the native Huaorani.
March 15, 2011 / PRI's The World
Dan Grossman
Scientists fear Ecuador's rainforest is under threat from the bushmeat trade and illegal commercial hunting by the native Huaorani.
Image by Anup Kaphle, Nepal, 2010.
January 3, 2011 / PRI's The World
Habiba Nosheen
In an effort to boost the country's tourism industry after years of Maoist insurgency, Nepal is marketing itself as a destination for gay and lesbian visitors.
October 27, 2010 / PRI's The World
Rebecca Hamilton
The dispute over whether the oil rich area of Abyei belongs to the north or south could reignite the Sudanese civil war.
Image by Lygia Navarro, Cuba, 2010.
October 20, 2010 / PRI's The World
Lygia Navarro
For the first time in decades, scientists from Cuba and the US are officially collaborating on Gulf of Mexico research. Lygia Navarro reports from Sarasota, Florida.
July 16, 2010 / PRI's The World
Dan Grossman
Ecuador is working on a deal to lock up 1/5 of its oil reserves in exchange for $3.5B. The deal would also preserve some of the most bio-diverse forest on earth.
January 4, 2010 / PRI's The World
David Hecht
A generation ago, the African nation of Nigeria launched a plan to embrace modern farming. But today the country is more dependent than ever on imported food.
November 19, 2009 / PRI's The World
Linda Matchan, Michele McDonald
Linda Matchan and Michele McDonald's project "Nunavut, Canada: Hope on Ice" was featured on the Geo Quiz segment of PRI's The World on Nov. 19.
October 26, 2009 / PRI's The World
David Hecht
Mr. Bigg's is the largest fast food chain in Africa's most populous country. This Nigerian chain, loosely modeled on McDonald's, offers hamburgers and French fries as well as local fare.
October 6, 2009 / PRI's The World
Dan Grossman
Some of the countries most at risk from climate change are low-lying nations. And chief among them is the South Asian country of Bangladesh.

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