David Child

David Child

David Child is an Assistant Producer at Al Jazeera English Online, based in Doha. 

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: What's next for MDC after Morgan Tsvangirai?

Zimbabwe's main opposition party has installed Nelson Chamisa as acting president following Morgan Tsvangirai's death.

Zimbabwe: What's next for MDC after Morgan Tsvangirai?

Science & Technology

From Kigali to Khartoum: Africa's drone revolution

From Kigali to Khartoum, we meet pioneers using drones to tackle some of Africa's current and future challenges.

From Kigali to Khartoum: Africa's drone revolution

Switzerland

What's World Economic Forum and why does Davos matter?

The 2018 World Economic Forum is to focus on the effect of globalisation, which critics say has widened inequality.

What's World Economic Forum and why does Davos matter?

South Africa

Cape Town confronts looming 'Day Zero' water crisis

Taps in the drought-hit South African city could be turned off by April 21.

Cape Town confronts looming 'Day Zero' water crisis

Science & Technology

Telegram: 19th century service ends in Belgium

Final electric telegram to be sent and received in Belgium, one of the last countries to use the messaging service.

Telegram: 19th century service ends in Belgium

Europe

'Europe has to reform': How the far right grew in 2017

Trump and Brexit seized on in January and Austria becoming only country to bring in far right celebrated at end of 2017.

'Europe has to reform': How the far right grew in 2017

Libya

Q&A: What's happening in Libya?

Renegade general Khalifa Haftar has declared Libya's UN-backed government in Tripoli 'void', saying it has no mandate.

Q&A: What's happening in Libya?

Human Rights

Journalist retraces ancient path of human migration

Paul Salopek is covering 21,000 miles on foot on a seven-year journey to retrace an ancient migration path from Africa.

Journalist retraces ancient path of human migration

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe diaspora extends protest after Mugabe ouster

Zimbabwe Vigil Coalition accuses ruling ZANU-PF party of only being interested in 'power and control'.

Zimbabwe diaspora extends protest after Mugabe ouster

Nuclear weapons

Nuclear weapons: In conversation with ICAN

2017 Nobel Peace Prize winner ICAN is calling for 'a different kind of debate around nuclear disarmament'.

Nuclear weapons: In conversation with ICAN

Islamophobia

Hate crimes rise around Brexit vote, recent attacks

Muslim women particularly vulnerable of rising racist sentiment say activists and victims, as government releases study.

Hate crimes rise around Brexit vote, recent attacks

Politics

Explained: National Congress of China's Communist party

The 19th National Congress begins on Tuesday but what does it mean for the country and the world?

Explained: National Congress of China's Communist party