FGM: girl-children of Dawoodi Bohra sect are the only Muslim women in India systematically and forcefully mutilated.
07 Mar 2016 16:52 GMT | Women, Human Rights, Asia, India, women's rights
Stuck in impoverished conditions with no resources, maternal health among India's tea tribes is faltering.
13 Aug 2015 15:45 GMT | Human Rights, India, Asia
Iraq aims to remove all remaining landmines by 2018, but new explosives laid by ISIL fighters have stymied progress.
20 Feb 2015 13:03 GMT | War & Conflict, Human Rights, Middle East, Iraq
Despite the YPG's commitment to demobilise underage fighters, many have still found their way into combat.
Sophie Cousins | 13 Dec 2014 11:21 GMT | War & Conflict, Syria, Middle East
Inoculation campaigns have faced massive challenges amid the country's plummeting security situation.
Sophie Cousins | 23 Nov 2014 10:40 GMT | Health, Syria, Middle East
Despite a lack of safety gear and medical training, injured fighters are determined to return to the front lines.
Sophie Cousins | 04 Nov 2014 08:19 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Kurds
Lebanese campaign to save water amid a shortage is unlikely to work without government regulation, experts say.
Sophie Cousins | 24 Aug 2014 07:49 GMT | Environment, Lebanon, Syria, Middle East
Iraqi families have sought shelter at a refugee camp near the country's Kurdish region, after fleeing major violence.
Sophie Cousins | 06 Aug 2014 09:20 GMT | War & Conflict, Humanitarian crises, Middle East, Iraq
Wounded Iraqi civilians have flocked to hospitals under fire from Islamic State fighters and government forces.
Sophie Cousins | 04 Aug 2014 08:00 GMT | Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Middle East, Iraq
The group's takeover of farms in Qaraqosh, 30km from Mosul, has caused fear among residents, and a jump in food prices.
Sophie Cousins | 29 Jul 2014 08:18 GMT | Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Iraq, Middle East, Farming
Stations based in Turkey provide Syrians with the latest news.
Sophie Cousins | 07 Apr 2014 08:12 GMT | Arts & Culture, US & Canada, France, Syria, Turkey
We examine how the country fell into economic crisis and ask why nothing is being done to stop Venezuela's slide.
Business & Economy, Venezuela, Latin America
People and Power investigates the growing global phenomenon of organised begging.
Poverty, Philippines, Sweden
In war-torn Afghanistan it is not the Taliban that poses the greatest threat to women - it is their own families.
Human Rights, Women, Afghanistan
Haunted by his decision not to intervene as civilians were killed, a former UN commander returns to Croatia 20 years on.