We track four people on their journey.
A look at the history of France's black community
A three-minute checklist, a simple device to measure oxygen in patients' blood, and a drill cover are improving surgery.
17 Aug 2015 12:37 GMT
Health, Science & Technology, Uganda, Africa
New open source designs and advances in 3-D printing are bringing affordable prosthetics to children around the world.
Health, Science & Technology, Latin America, Brazil, Poverty & Development
An unprecedented global initiative is helping to develop and fast-track drugs for diseases mainly affecting the poor.
Health, Science & Technology, Diseases, Japan, Ethiopia
We explore global efforts to combat antibiotic resistance, which has become a major threat across the world.
Health, Humanitarian crises, Science & Technology, United Kingdom, South Africa
A new experimental therapy helps tackle genetic disorders by addressing their root cause - faulty genes.
How chips that mimic the function of living human organs could mean a quicker and safer way to test drugs.
Advances in robotic-assisted surgery is allowing surgeons to perform minimally invasive procedures with greater control.
How nurturing chickens is helping elderly communities combat loneliness and associated mental health problems.
How solar technology and simple mobile apps are helping people with hearing difficulties.
We visit the only hospital in the Middle East dedicated to free reconstructive surgery for people injured in war.
How one doctor's inspirational leadership has made free, top-class public healthcare a reality in Pakistan.
How researchers are using gaming technology to revolutionise the way we treat mental disorders.
Al Jazeera World follows the everyday lives of Aleppo residents living amid the ongoing conflict and destruction.
A look at the ancient roots of food and the unrest simmering over rising cost of staples before Egypt's 2011 uprising.
We investigate the sinister and mysterious murders of some of Uganda's leading Muslim clerics.
We travel to Chile to meet a group of young scientists determined to develop smart plant-based food to save the planet.
Science & Technology, Chile, Food
We follow the journey of a plastic bottle to find out what it takes to truly recycle the product creating zero waste.
Science & Technology, US & Canada, Environment
A couple working to protect LA communities from gang violence is caught in the crossfire of the US war on gangs.
Politics, Gang violence, US
South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians, but is this national obsession with alcohol reversible?
Health, Asia, South Korea