Mehdi Hasan exposes misconceptions about the continent
Explore Japan through its offbeat train culture
Could Guinea worm, a deadly parasite that has plagued humans for centuries, be eradicated in the next year?
19 Nov 2014 10:15 GMT
Health, Africa, South Sudan, Diseases
Can prawns stop a massive outbreak of the killer schistosomiasis (bilharzia) parasite in Senegal?
19 Nov 2014 10:13 GMT
How can health workers rid the world of malaria, a disease that kills a child every minute?
19 Nov 2014 10:11 GMT
What is causing hundreds of thousands of people to go blind in Ethiopia?
19 Nov 2014 09:54 GMT
A look at how the health and agriculture departments in the Philippines have teamed up to eliminate the disease by 2020.
19 Sep 2013 08:17 GMT
Meet the scientists at 'Mosquito city' who are using unusual and innovative methods to tackle malaria.
13 Aug 2014 07:27 GMT
A man from a leprosy colony in India talks about the difficulties he has faced since being diagnosed with the disease.
23 Sep 2014 09:01 GMT
The devastating impact that war and living under the constant threat of drones has had on the people of Afghanistan.
After spending 16 years in US prisons, Gerardo Hernandez shares his remarkable story behind his liberation.
Alpaca herders in the high Andes of Peru offer an insight into the real impact of climate change on remote communities.
Doctors in Ethiopia walk from village to village to help eradicate eye disease that can lead to permanent blindness.
101 East follows the lives of seven people in Nanjing and asks what they think of the direction their country is taking.
Politics, Asia Pacific, China
In a Delhi slum, puppeteers, musicians, jugglers and acrobats try to unite as they wrangle with an approaching eviction.
Business & Economy, Arts & Culture, Poverty & Development
An investigation into the high rate of child sex abuse in Jamaica and the government's failure to protect its children.
Human Rights, Jamaica, Rape
The story of the 1994 Rwandan genocide told through the prism of the media, exploring their role then and today.
Media, War & Conflict, Africa