Churches are quietly creating low-income housing in areas around Washington - and cities across the United States are taking notice.
International co-operation and resilience allowed us to stop a global epidemic.
Denis Mukwege is a gynecologist helping victims of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Nadia Murad, is a Yazidi rights activist and survivor of sexual slavery by Islam...
The recent magnitude 7.5 earthquake has caused at least 1,200 deaths in Indonesia.
The Indonesian authorities are scrambling to provide aid to the victims of the Sulawesi island disaster.
Car giant Toyota supported start-up SBP with establishing innovative systems within natural disaster recovery.
New data shows that over 821 million people were hungry in 2017.
The pest prefers maize but can feed on some 80 crops, including rice, vegetables, groundnuts and cotton.
The fund launched by Richard Branson and 26 countries and territories hopes to turn the region into a disaster-resilient green tech hub.
Finding human connection in a crowded city is often hard. But this organization has a novel approach to tackling the problem of urban loneliness: street listening.
New research shows the global prevalence of slavery, and the countries worst affected by it.
Conflict cost the global economy $14.8 trillion in 2017, or just under $2,000 per person. These are the 10 worst-affected economies.
A recent UN manual says fast-growing trees can provide 'energy, food and fodder'.
The desperate tweets of a Syrian man trapped in Kuala Lumpur airport are underscoring how displaced people are using technology to ensure their voice is heard.
Developing nations take in the overwhelming majority of the world's refugees - 2.7 million of them in the last year alone.