Years of conflict and mismanagement have divided this former French colony where armed groups control much of the country and put on a show of statehood.
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Amid the Rohingya crisis, Burma's proposed legislation for overseeing the work of international NGOs has diplomats and aid-workers worried about restrictions on work.
The Burmese government is creating development projects in Rakhine, but it isn't likely to help the Rohingya.
Like nearly every child with autism in Morocco, my sons did not have equal access to education, which is the subject of a documentary I am producing.
The kingdom aspires to be a hub of moderation but in reality remains a conservative, patriarchal society bound by Islamic tenets.
The US State Department is effectively forcing some diplomat parents of children with special needs to serve overseas without them or leave the Foreign Service.
A personal account of how a journalist's family escaped the Holocaust and found safety in the Dominican Republic, where they joined a settlement of Jewish refugees.
The U.N. and independent watchdog groups worry the obscure conflict could flare into all-out war and even genocide.
In Germany, Christian churches play a key role in sheltering asylum seekers. There are 351 Christian sanctuary locations, hosting 551 refugees and displaced people, including 127 children.
David Maurice Smith documented the lives of people in the northern Ontario community, some of whom still suffer from the trickle-down impact of residential schools, extinguished only in 1996.
Americans and western Europeans are just waking up to the threat. But the Baltic countries have been fighting Russian disinformation for 25 years.
Conventional textile manufacturing is tough on both the people who work in it and their land. But a new crop of entrepreneurs are looking to change that harsh reality.