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Friday, June 08, 2018
The chef and television host has died at age 61. NPR's West Africa correspondent Ofeibea Quist-Arcton remembers her meal with him in the open-air market of Senegal, filmed for his TV show.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Leah Feldman was on the Doctors Without Borders team in the 2014 outbreak. Now she's helping fight the virus in the Democratic Republic of the Congo — and literally sweating in her boots.
Thursday, April 19, 2018
She goes door-to-door in her village in Kenya. She is paid next to nothing. It's a tough job. And she loves it.
Friday, April 13, 2018
The winners of the 2018 Skoll Awards for Social Entrepreneurship share surprising lessons on life, leadership and gender in the workplace.
Friday, April 06, 2018
They were about 100 feet above the ground. They had been there for hours. And they didn't know how to get down. Operation Goat Rescue begins!
Wednesday, April 04, 2018
There can be unintended consequences when doctors and med students volunteer to improve local health care. A new position paper offers up ethical guidance.
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
"This is my last year in concert," Aretha Franklin said earlier this year. For a fan who has seen her more than a dozen times, this meant one last chance to witness the queen of soul in person.
Thursday, July 06, 2017
For an upcoming series of stories, we'd like to explore the world of taboos. And we welcome your suggestions.
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Carl Manlan and his wife started their family in Switzerland. It's a great place to raise kids, he says. So why did they decide to move back to their native Africa?
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Goats and Soda: What's our mission? And what's behind our name?
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Goats eat a lot of argan tree fruit. But its seeds are big. A study looks at the manner of expulsion: poop or spit. And yes, it does matter when it comes to new tree growth.
Monday, May 22, 2017
The world is riveted by the ongoing refugee crisis. Less so by the ongoing — and much larger — internally displaced persons crisis.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
It all started when a school was demolished — for reasons not entirely clear — over the weekend in Nairobi.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Raj Panjabi must use the award "to solve a timely, pressing problem." Here's what he plans to do.
Sunday, April 02, 2017
Hundreds of thousands of refugees have fled the civil war in South Sudan and resettled in Uganda. This 12-minute documentary shows the daily struggle to get water.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Dr. Hussam Jefee-Bahloul writes poems to capture his longing for his troubled homeland.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
It's complicated to confirm a death. But a new study gives a minimum number of health workers who've been killed since the war began six years ago.
Friday, February 10, 2017
This week, armed men ambushed and killed the field workers in Afghanistan. Two others are missing. So far, no one knows who did it — or what the motive was.
Monday, January 23, 2017
Three master chefs created a special candy 'to raise awareness on food waste and hunger' and served it at Davos, where the intellectual elite meet to ponder the world's problems.
Sunday, January 15, 2017
Kennedy Odede was living on the streets, getting into fights. He was looking for hope. And he found it in the story of Martin Luther King Jr.