Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
20 May 2010 11:38 GMT | Africa
Meles Zenawi, the Ethiopian prime minister, presides over the country with the second-largest population in Africa. Zenawi has been the prime minister of Ethiopia since 1991 but he has most recently been in the headlines for his role in the country's upcoming elections.
Crtitics claim it is impossible for the opposition to win Sunday's vote because of legal restrictions imposed by the current administration.In an interview with Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons, Zenawi spoke about his country's often poor human rights record.
Source: Al Jazeera
PM says Egypt cannot prevent the building of dams and water projects upstream on river.
The United States is leading secret negotiations with 11 other countries over the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement.
Asia Pacific, New Zealand, Health
An alarming number of young UK offenders with criminal records were previously in the care of local authorities.
Europe, Child rights, Law
Caught in cycle of poverty feeding off the informal labour market, Mexico poor grow old on the job, have no retirement.
Human Rights, Latin America, Mexico
Forgiveness, reconciliation and an arms embargo are key ingredients for peace in South Sudan, says Bishop Paride Taban.
War & Conflict, Africa, Sudan
After death of 18-month-old in occupied West Bank arson attack, Mahmoud Abbas says Palestine will take case to Hague.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Occupied West Bank, Israel, Mahmoud Abbas
Sources at Hawaii meet say Trans-Pacific Partnership held up by disputes on car, drug, and dairy trade.
Politics, Business & Economy, US & Canada, Latin America, Asia Pacific
The devastating impact that war and living under the constant threat of drones has had on the people of Afghanistan.
War & Conflict, Health, Afghanistan
Eyal Weizman explains architecture's key role in the Israeli occupation of Palestine and the evolution of urban warfare.
Human Rights, Israel, Palestine
An investigation into the role of one of the most influential banks in the world.
Business & Economy, Greece, US & Canada
There is a unique and dangerous commerce system at work in Amazonia, where children risk their lives for a few pennies.
Business & Economy, Latin America, Brazil