Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims are threatened by an increase in sectarian violence.
16 Jul 2012 20:35 GMT | Politics, Germany, Myanmar
Myanmar's government must allow reforms in the judicial system, and the first step is to guarantee its independence.
11 May 2012 17:26 GMT | Politics, Myanmar
If it succeeds, this move will cement her party's power; if it fails, the people will pay the price of stalled progress.
27 Apr 2012 18:32 GMT | Politics, Japan, Myanmar
The Tuareg, under various acronyms, have been fighting - on and off - against the Malian government since 1963.
William Lloyd George | 16 Apr 2012 12:29 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Algeria, France, Libya
Despite concerns FARC will become fractured, the same grievances remain so Colombia's civil war will continue.
William Lloyd George | 17 Nov 2011 16:30 GMT | Politics, Latin America, Colombia
West Papuans have been rising up against neocolonial Indonesia - which took control of the country in 1962.
William Lloyd George | 08 Nov 2011 14:38 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, East Timor, Indonesia, United States
Reform and submission to the people's will has Myanmar sprung up for hope, yet hardliners and China complicate matters.
William Lloyd George | 07 Oct 2011 10:15 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, China, Japan, Myanmar
We examine how the country fell into economic crisis and ask why nothing is being done to stop Venezuela's slide.
Business & Economy, Venezuela, Latin America
People and Power investigates the growing global phenomenon of organised begging.
Poverty, Philippines, Sweden
In war-torn Afghanistan it is not the Taliban that poses the greatest threat to women - it is their own families.
Human Rights, Women, Afghanistan
Haunted by his decision not to intervene as civilians were killed, a former UN commander returns to Croatia 20 years on.