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.
March 20, 2012 / PRI's The World
Jina Moore
Pulitzer Center grantee Mae Azango has gone into hiding after receiving threats related to a story she wrote on female circumcision—a taboo subject in Liberia.
March 7, 2012 / PRI's The World
Dan Grossman
Dust storms that have blown across Korea with rising intensity have prompted activists to plant "living windbreaks" of salt cedars and Siberian elms in southern Gobi desert.
Tuareg militiamen encounter one of their nomadic kinsmen.
September 13, 2011 / PRI's The World
Peter Gwin
Peter Gwin told PRI's The World that Tuaregs aren’t helping Muammar Qaddafi hide; only a few fought for the dictator against Libyan rebels, yet the fall of Qaddafi is forcing them to flee.
August 11, 2011 / PRI's The World
Anna Badkhen
Afghans living in rural villages are unaware of many newsworthy events--like the death of Osama Bin Laden--because they do not have access to a television or computer.
June 7, 2011 / PRI's The World
Anna Badkhen
Anna Badkhen discusses the recent Taliban takeover of several villages in Afghanistan's Balkh Province.
May 31, 2011 / PRI's The World
Rebecca Hamilton
Rebecca Hamilton recounts the harrowing tales of refugees who fled Abyei after the attack by northern Sudanese troops.
Image by Daniel Grossman. Ecuador, 2011.
March 17, 2011 / PRI's The World
Dan Grossman
The rise of commercial hunting in Ecuador is disrupting the balance of the Ecuadorian ecosystem.
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.

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