We track four people on their journey.
We explore the new US-Cuba relationship
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
12 Oct 2014 17:28 GMT | Politics, United Kingdom, ISIL, Europe
Politician and businesswoman recount their ordeal one year after deadly siege on mall in Kenyan capital Nairobi.
22 Sep 2014 08:12 GMT | Politics, Kenya, Africa, Al-Shabab, Somalia
Despite threats, clan politics and marginalisation, some Somali women hope to change the country's political culture.
11 Jun 2014 10:30 GMT | Politics, Somalia
Harassment, threats, imprisonment, and murder continue to plague the journalism profession.
D. Parvaz, Samira Shackle | 03 May 2014 08:01 GMT | Latin America, Azerbaijan, Brazil, China, Egypt
Egypt's largest opposition movement has placed its media headquarters in one of London's suburbs.
Samira Shackle | 05 Apr 2014 14:27 GMT | Politics, Egypt, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia
We travel to remote Manus Island in Papua New Guinea to investigate Australia's refugee detention programme.
Refugees, Papua New Guinea, Australia
In an ancient city torn apart by modern conflict, can food help to bridge political and religious divisions?
Arts & Culture, Middle East, Jerusalem
We look at the Taliban threat and the future of Afghan journalism; plus, Davos - global news event or PR exercise?
Media, Afghanistan, Taliban
We speak to the former UN chief weapons inspector, and ask Noam Chomsky about the US presidential election.
Politics, United States, North Korea