Indian parents cling to hope for missing kids

"They are just hoping to find their children's bodies at the very least..." Mansi Thapliyal (courtesy) It's hard to find something positive in the pain of a parent whose child has been abducted. Yet...

Kenya doctor sees mixed results from strike

"When you're the only doctor on the ground you can't take a break or even have lunch." Lyndah Kemunto (courtesy) Soon after Lyndah Kemunto finished medical school in 2014, she was working 60 to 80 hours a...

Kenya losing battle with corruption

Kenya has long been one of the richest and most developed countries in Africa. The capital Nairobi is a hub for businesses all over the continent, and its game parks and beaches are a magnet for tourists. But...

Documenting starvation in South Sudan

"Something has to be done about this."  One day in May of last year, Spanish photographer Albert Gonzalez Farran was taking pictures of the humanitarian crisis in the South Sudanese town of Maiwut...

Correa critic barred entry to Ecuador

"There has to be an end to an era of silencing people and impeding them from going to the streets to discuss the problems with the government." Manuela Picq was detained in Ecuador's Ministry of Interior...