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India 'to overtake China's population by 2022' - UN

A new UN study of global population trends predicts that India will overtake China to become the world’s most populous nation by 2022.

The report… 178 mots de plus

Dikembe Mutombo: A catalyst of change

« It takes one person all the time, » says former NBA all-star Dikembe Mutombo, smiling, as he shares his philosophy on how to change the world. 382 mots de plus


8 Crooked Countries Contributing To Africa's Misfortune

Africa – A continent colonized, ripped apart for natural resources, with innocent blood still fresh from the struggle. There was hope that after the Europeans departed, a united Africa would be born and peace would be the silver lining of its future. 378 mots de plus


Operation Smile and Gertler Family Foundation—Making a Difference in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

Operation Smile and the Gertler Family Foundation—Making a Difference in the DRC

“If they can cure me I am happy to become normal.”

How important is a smile? 382 mots de plus


Bonobos and other animals - the importance of play

Primatologist Isabel Behncke Izquierdo studies bonobos and the importance of play as a social glue that binds individuals together in cooperative groups.  Listen to her short TED talk to find out more: 38 mots de plus

Woman ... Mother ... Wife ...

I saw this propped up by the stairs, alongside the masks and other wooden carvings.

Right away I knew that this embodied the life of a woman … a mother … a wife … a daughter … 129 mots de plus


What's on The Menu ...

I’m still not having luck with spotty wifi here in Goma and there’s times when the internet signals are strong, and then it drops … At any time of the day.   113 mots de plus