David Child

David Child

David Child is an Assistant Producer at Al Jazeera English Online, based in Doha. 

Ebola

Tanzania not sharing information on suspected Ebola cases: WHO

East African country yet to comment on WHO rebuke, but had previously told UN health agency it had no cases of Ebola.

Tanzania not sharing information on suspected Ebola cases: WHO

Brazil

The Amazon is burning: What you need to know

Where are the fires? Why is the Amazon important? Six things to know about the fires burning in the 'lungs of Earth'.

The Amazon is burning: What you need to know

Brazil

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro cancels US visit amid protests

Brazilian president drops plan to attend New York gala in his honour, citing 'resistance and deliberate attacks'.

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro cancels US visit amid protests

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DR Congo records 1,000th Ebola death in current outbreak

Epidemic continues to claim lives in eastern DRC amid climate of mistrust, repeated attacks on health workers.

DR Congo records 1,000th Ebola death in current outbreak

Sri Lanka bombings

Amid gov't disarray, Sri Lanka emergency powers 'ripe for abuse'

State of emergency in wake of Easter Sunday attacks grants security forces sweeping powers, sets new media restrictions.

Amid gov't disarray, Sri Lanka emergency powers 'ripe for abuse'

New Zealand attack

Why did New Zealand intelligence fail to catch attack suspect?

Massacre of 50 Muslims prompts conversations about alt-right, spies and Islamophobia in New Zealand and elsewhere.

Why did New Zealand intelligence fail to catch attack suspect?

New Zealand

'New Zealand cares': Thousands attend Christchurch attack vigil

Outpouring of national grief continues amid calls from PM, Muslim leaders for efforts to eliminate racism, Islamophobia.

'New Zealand cares': Thousands attend Christchurch attack vigil

New Zealand attack

Christchurch mosque reopens amid call for action on Islamophobia

Worshippers return to Al Noor as Muslim leaders, PM Ardern call for concerted action to battle racism, Islamophobia.

Christchurch mosque reopens amid call for action on Islamophobia

New Zealand attack

Christchurch mosque attack victims laid to rest in mass burial

Dozens of victims of New Zealand mosque attacks laid to rest in Christchurch amid day of national mourning for the dead.

Christchurch mosque attack victims laid to rest in mass burial

New Zealand attack

Christchurch holds public call to prayer at site of mosque attack

Nationwide silence, Muslim call to prayer observed a week after 50 people were shot dead in mosque attacks.

Christchurch holds public call to prayer at site of mosque attack

New Zealand

New Zealand bans assault weapons after mosque massacre

Weapons ban aims 'to prevent an act of terror from ever happening again in our country', prime minister says.

New Zealand bans assault weapons after mosque massacre

New Zealand attack

New Zealand attack: Pakistani expat family mourns with pride

Naeem Rasheed and his son, Talha, were among 50 people killed in attacks on Al Noor and Linwood mosques last week.

New Zealand attack: Pakistani expat family mourns with pride