Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Is the US military reliant on indentured workers?
In a crowded Nigerian slaughterhouse blood, fire and smoke are normal working conditions.
01 Feb 2012 06:54 GMT | Niger, Nigeria
In east Java, men climb steep paths carrying heavy loads of sulphur rock from the mouth of a volcano.
18 Jan 2012 12:01 GMT | Indonesia
We follow Ukrainian miners as they go underground to dig the last pieces of coal from exhausted mine shafts.
12 Jan 2012 09:21 GMT | Ukraine
Using little more than their bare hands, gangs of Pakistani workers pull ships apart to sell the scrap metal.
Working Man's Death | 11 Jan 2012 14:25 GMT | Arts & Culture, Pakistan
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia