Amanda Fisher

Amanda Fisher

Wild Animals

Iraqi chimp moved to sanctuary in Kenya

Only 70 kilometres from war-riven Mosul, Manno the chimpanzee is moved from Iraqi zoo and taken in by Kenyan sanctuary.

Iraqi chimp moved to sanctuary in Kenya

Poverty & Development

Dangerously cheap: Kenya's illegal abortions

An upcoming battle in Kenyan courts could determine future access to safe, legal abortions for women there.

Dangerously cheap: Kenya's illegal abortions

Sport

Kenya: Boxing for change

The Olympic sport is offering an alternative to impoverished kids in Nairobi.

Kenya: Boxing for change

Sport

Pumping iron with the GCC's first female bodybuilder

Haifa Al-Musawi is the first woman to be granted permission to represent the United Arab Emirates as a bodybuilder.

Pumping iron with the GCC's first female bodybuilder

Business & Economy

Buy a villa in the UAE - and get an Antiguan passport

A real estate firm is raising eyebrows by helping buyers of its villas gain citizenship in a Caribbean nation.

Buy a villa in the UAE - and get an Antiguan passport

Middle East

Adopting orphans and breaking taboos in Dubai

With marriage rates falling, some single women in the UAE have begun to adopt children, despite society's reservations.

Adopting orphans and breaking taboos in Dubai

War & Conflict

'This is daily life' in Shatila refugee camp

Guesthouse gives outsiders a glimpse of what life is like inside an overcrowded Palestinian camp in Beirut.

'This is daily life' in Shatila refugee camp