Burundi, Eritrea Top Global Hunger Index

Updated: Thu 16 Oct, 09:35 am

Two billion people worldwide suffer from hidden hunger, which is a lack of vitamins and minerals, weakens the immune system, stunts physical and intellectual growth, and can lead to death. read more »

Welcome to Hellfire, Torture in Nigeria

Updated: Fri 19 Sep, 06:22 am

Torture is routinely used by Nigeria's police and soldiers, says Amnesty International in a new report that documents horrifying acts of brutality which largely go unpunished. read more »

Nimble Approaches for Rockefeller's New Century

Updated: Sun 12 Oct, 09:53 pm

In its centennial year, the Rockefeller Foundation launched an initiative to encourage and support cities around the world to prepare for the shocks and stresses of today's world.  Managing … read more »