Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Dancing to defy ageing & loneliness in Mexico
Could Guinea worm, a deadly parasite that has plagued humans for centuries, be eradicated in the next year?
19 Nov 2014 10:15 GMT | Health, Africa, South Sudan, Diseases
Can prawns stop a massive outbreak of the killer schistosomiasis (bilharzia) parasite in Senegal?
19 Nov 2014 10:13 GMT | Senegal, Health, Diseases, Africa
How can health workers rid the world of malaria, a disease that kills a child every minute?
19 Nov 2014 10:11 GMT | Health, Tanzania, Malaria, Africa
River blindness causes relentless itching and blindness, affecting the poorest communities in the world.
Lifelines | 19 Nov 2014 10:01 GMT | Health, Uganda, Africa, Diseases
Could a "prawn ladder" built into a dam wall aid in the fight against bilharzia in the Senegal basin?
Lifelines | 30 Sep 2014 07:02 GMT | Health, Environment, Senegal, Africa, Diseases
Meet the scientists at 'Mosquito city' who are using unusual and innovative methods to tackle malaria.
Lifelines | 13 Aug 2014 07:27 GMT | Health, Science & Technology, Tanzania, Malaria, Africa
A team in South Sudan tries to find out where a cattle herder with Guinea worm may have infected communal water sources.
Lifelines | 29 Jul 2014 10:27 GMT | Diseases, Health, South Sudan, Africa
Explore and learn more about the diseases and neglected conditions covered in Lifelines: The Quest for Global Health.
Lifelines | 28 Jul 2014 09:17 GMT
Why is Africa still the most dangerous place in the world for mothers and babies?
Lifelines | 24 Jul 2014 08:09 GMT | Maternal health, Malawi, Millennium Development Goals, Africa
Will health workers overcome the violence to eliminate Polio?
Lifelines | 29 May 2014 20:51 GMT | Polio, Pakistan, Health, Diseases
Will health workers in Pakistan overcome political and religious tensions to vaccinate children against polio?
Lifelines | 29 May 2014 19:47 GMT | Taliban, Vaccination, Health, Pakistan, Polio
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
The Ethiopian prime minister discusses democracy, human rights, press freedom and the future of his country.
Politics, Human Rights, Ethiopia
The story of Algeria's past, present and future - from independence to the Arab Spring and beyond.
As China tries to outmuscle its neighbours, we ask who will win the battle over the resource-rich waters.
Business & Economy, War & Conflict, Politics