New Zealand now tops the IMF list of unaffordable places to live, hurting some communities more than others.
MORE FROM AUTHOR
Economic hardship and conflict fuel early and forced marriages for girls, a trend some hope to change through education.
Protesters highlight the deal’s corporate agenda as 12 countries sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership in Auckland.
A kickboxing gym in South Sudan strives to overcome tribal divisions in a country wracked by civil war.
Health workers struggle to contain a severe malaria outbreak as it stretches supplies across the country.
Team of rebel delegates arrive in Juba promising to push ahead with the long-faltering peace plan.
Millions go hungry as El Nino, price hikes, and conflict combine to steer South Sudan towards starvation.
Rights groups call on warring sides to punish commanders who forcefully recruited children into the two-year civil war.
The United States is leading secret negotiations with 11 other countries over the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement.