Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Ancient Peruvian technology to fix a water crisis
Supporters say Marlin mine creates jobs, but critics see it as exploitative and environmentally unsound.
25 Oct 2012 10:36 GMT | Environment, US & Canada, Latin America, Canada, Guatemala
A 25-year-old single mother from Guatemala is on the path to realising her dreams of Olympic glory after being qualified to compete in the London Games.
14 Jun 2012 16:33 GMT
When local residents in Rio Negro resisted the building of a hydroelectric dam on their land more than 30 years ago, the government used force to push them into "model communities".
13 May 2012 07:03 GMT
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia