Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
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, ISIL
Despite the YPG's commitment to demobilise underage fighters, many have still found their way into combat.
13 Dec 2014 11:21 GMT | War & Conflict, Syria, Middle East, ISIL
Inoculation campaigns have faced massive challenges amid the country's plummeting security situation.
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, ISIL
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, ISIL
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, ISIL
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, ISIL
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
Skype and other communication tools are crucial for Syrian refugees to keep in touch with family inside the country.
Sophie Cousins | 16 Mar 2014 07:46 GMT | Science & Technology
Activists worry of a medical "brain drain" as thousands of doctors escape the violence wracking the country.
Sophie Cousins | 28 Feb 2014 15:16 GMT | Politics, Health, US & Canada, Egypt, Jordan
Portraits of four individuals who are fighting against the odds to succeed and give back to their African communities.
Human Rights, Arts & Culture, Africa
People & Power investigates the sinister impact of a secret cyber war on the Syrian civil war.
Science & Technology, Syria, War & Conflict
Educated women from the former Soviet republics work as nannies in Turkey to support their families back home.
Arts & Culture, Turkey, Migrants
We follow a reptile handler-turned-scientist in his quest to save thousands of people from deadly snakebites.
Health, Environment, Papua New Guinea