We track four people on their journey.
We speak to Israeli Deputy FM Tzipi Hotovely
20 Aug 2012 21:29 GMT | Environment, Latin America, Mexico
Mexico is suffering from one of its worst droughts in more than 70 years.
The dry conditions have prompted farmers to look for alternative methods to bring moisture back to the parched earth.
Al Jazeera’s Barbara Benitez reports.
Source: Al Jazeera
More than 2.5m people are left without food and water as 40 per cent of the national territory is affected.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, US & Canada, Latin America, Mexico
Nearly four million farmers are reeling from drought due to the El Nino weather pattern.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, Business & Economy, Latin America, Mexico
Cubans get amnesty at the US border, but reaching it involves a risky journey along the Central American migrant trail.
Human Rights, Latin America, Cuba
In many ways, Michael is just like any other 11-year-old, but he has had four open heart surgeries.
Health, US & Canada
Follow a dancer through the exhaustion and jubilation of Peru's days-long Virgin of Candelaria festival.
Arts & Culture, Latin America, Peru
South Korea has more alcoholics than any other country, but it seems unlikely to quit the drink any time soon.
Health, South Korea, Asia Pacific
Reports of deaths and injuries after blast near a market and a police officers' club in Masaken Barzeh district.
Middle East, Syria
Police say at least nine people killed and scores injured as trains collide near the town of Bad Aibling in Bavaria.
We follow the journey of a plastic bottle to find out what it takes to truly recycle the product creating zero waste.
Science & Technology, US & Canada, Environment
A couple working to protect LA communities from gang violence is caught in the crossfire of the US war on gangs.
Politics, Gang violence, US
We taste an array of foods that played a crucial part in integrating Muslim and Jewish communities into British society.
Arts & Culture, United Kingdom, Food
South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians, but is this national obsession with alcohol reversible?
Health, Asia, South Korea