We track four people on their journey.
Why Iraqi refugees abandon Europe and return home
Malcolm Webb, a correspondent based in Kampala, Uganda, has worked in East Africa for more then six years. He has covered conflict in Eastern DRC, elections in Burundi and plus civil unrest in Uganda. He has a Masters degree in Radio Journalism from Goldsmiths College, University of London, and is the chair of the Foreign Correspondents Association of Uganda
Ugandan children abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army over a decade ago return home as traumatised grown men.
03 May 2014 12:48 GMT | Politics, Central African Republic, Uganda
03 May 2014 09:03 GMT | Asia
Despite suffering violence and loss, those hat manage to get out of South Sudan are the lucky ones.
18 Feb 2014 08:55 GMT | Africa
The conflict between rebels and government, after the last round of fighting, seems to be drawing to a close.
Malcolm Webb | 18 Mar 2013 19:33 GMT | Africa
Congolese president Kabila meets his Rwandan and Ugandan counterparts in Kampala to resolve crisis in his country's east
Malcolm Webb | 21 Nov 2012 20:28 GMT | Africa
Country free from colonial rule and many live in relative peace but freedom for the opposition remains a distant dream.
Malcolm Webb | 09 Oct 2012 21:04 GMT | Africa
With easy access and heroin costing just $2 for a hit, the islands' struggle against drug abuse has a long way to go.
Malcolm Webb | 01 Oct 2012 11:09 GMT | Africa
Muslim group and an opposition party want the islands of Zanzibar to split from mainland Tanzania.
Malcolm Webb | 29 Sep 2012 13:08 GMT | Africa
Tens of thousands have fled over the borders into neighbouring Rwanda and Uganda as rebels advance in Eastern Congo.
Malcolm Webb | 31 Jul 2012 03:28 GMT | Africa
Conflict has returned to the troubled North Kivu province in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
Malcolm Webb | 18 May 2012 15:42 GMT | Politics, Congo, Rwanda, Uganda
As one of Lord's Resistance Army's most wanted commanders is captured, questions remain about the whereabouts of the elusive rebel chief Kony.
Malcolm Webb | 14 May 2012 04:58 GMT | Africa
We travel to Chile to meet a group of young scientists determined to develop smart plant-based food to save the planet.
Science & Technology, Chile, Food
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
South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians, but is this national obsession with alcohol reversible?
Health, Asia, South Korea