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  • Fifty years, fifty countries: Mekong

    The Mekong River flows nearly 3,000 miles from the Tibetan Plateau into southern China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam. The naturally rich and fertile lands around the river basin make up a region known as Greater Mekong. Nearly half of the world’s rice is grown here.

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  • What’s your story?

    We all have a story to tell, and when our stories come together they create a powerful force for hope and for change. So, what’s your story?

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  • Too hungry not to hike

    Violette has come to our Burundian partner’s emergency feeding centre with her youngest son, Eduard. I ask how far she has come, and she…

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  • Man management

    Why Gareth Southgate could be the male role model we’ve all been waiting for.

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  • Fifty years, fifty countries: Malawi

    Malawi is a small country with huge beauty and potential. Tucked between Tanzania, Zambia and Mozambique, much of the country is dominated by Lake Malawi – home to more species of fish than any other lake in the world. Malawi’s people are incredibly tenacious, friendly and full of life; however, they are also facing immense challenges.

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  • Bee happy

    The 2015 earthquakes devastated communities across Nepal. As well as the sad loss of life, the quake destroyed infrastructure and…

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  • Fifty years, fifty countries: Liberia

    Liberia is one of the poorest countries in the world, with some of the worst levels of water hygiene and sanitation. This makes communities vulnerable to the spread of disease.

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