Nigeria

Cash is not king in Nigeria's Bakasi IDP camp

With little money to hand at the best of times, IDPs have an alternative economy where they trade goods to survive.

Nigerians displaced by Boko Haram barter to survive

Interactive

A year in photos: Stories from around the world in 2017

Al Jazeera presents photo essays from Mexico and the Philippines to Antarctica and Zimbabwe.

A year in photos: Stories from around the world in 2017

Podcast

America's poor forgotten by Republicans and Democrats

Welcome to Booneville. Population: 87.

America's poor forgotten by Republicans and Democrats

Brazil

'Rio faces worst possible scenario over homelessness'

Warm temperatures and long beaches have long made Brazil's most famous city a place with a large street population.

'Rio faces worst possible scenario over homelessness'

Witness

Mada Underground: Street Art in Madagascar

Madagascan slam poets, artists and skateboarders make space for creative expression despite poverty and colonial legacy.

Opinion

Africa and Europe: the thorny question of migration

With a smart plan, the migration problem can be transformed into a cooperation beneficial for both Europe and Africa.

Lahcen Haddad

by Lahcen Haddad

Lahcen Haddad

UpFront

Joyce Banda: Africa is not poor

Former Malawian President Joyce Banda on her achievements in office and the corruption allegations she now faces.

Podcast

Finding inspiration in Kibera, Kenya's biggest slum

Against tremendous odds, Kibera's residents are determined to change their lives for the better.

Finding inspiration in Kibera, Kenya's biggest slum

Asia Pacific

World Toilet Day: Growing momentum for sanitation in Cambodia

A lack of toilets in rural areas has been causing significant harm to the development of children.

Morocco

15 Moroccan women killed in food aid stampede

At least 15 women killed in a stampede in west Morocco while gathering to receive food aid.

Morocco: Fifteen women killed in food aid stampede

Refugees

UK's social media activist, 94, on Trump and refugees

UK war veteran and activist, 94, on fears of US under Trump and his plans to document refugee crisis to spur empathy.

Health

Curse of silicosis haunts 'village of widows' in India

Men working in mines in Rajasthan state are dying early due to silicosis caused by dust, raising safety concerns.

Curse of silicosis haunts 'village of widows' in India

Witness

Mexico: The other side of the wall

A teenage brother and sister take on the responsibility of raising their young siblings when their mother is imprisoned.

Podcast

India's motorcycle ambulance

How one man and his motorcycle in West Bengal are saving thousands of lives.

India's motorcycle ambulance