War on Hunger: The Massive Logistical Challenge of Feeding the Starving

War on Hunger The Massive Logistical Challenge of Feeding the Starving

Risky air drops and truck deliveries across some of the most dangerous roads in the world: To tackle what is currently Africa's worst hunger crisis, the U.N. World Food Program is using all means at its disposal. Every month, the agency moves more than 25,000 tons of food in its war on hunger. A Multimedia Story by Christoph Titz  and Maria Feck (Photos and Videos) more... Comment ]

Interactive Quiz: Where Hunger Is Still a Problem

Interactive Quiz Where Hunger Is Still a Problem

The good news is that significant progress has been made in recent years in reducing the number of people suffering from hunger. But millions around the world still don't have enough to eat. How much do you know about the problem? Von Marcel Pauly more...


One Year After Hurricane Matthew: 'We Weren't Really Prepared'

One Year After Hurricane Matthew 'We Weren't Really Prepared'

One year ago, Hurricane Matthew slammed into Haiti killing hundreds of people and destroying countless buildings. The country's already fragile health care system collapsed. Medical professionals talk about the day the storm hit. Aus Haiti berichtet Alexis Ward more... Video ]

Quiz on the Global Water Supply: Where the World Is Thirsty

Quiz on the Global Water Supply Where the World Is Thirsty

How much water do you use in a day? What countries are at the greatest risk of water shortages and drought? Take a look at our quiz to learn more about water in our world. By Marcel Pauly more... Comment ]


UN Drinking Water Report: Thirsty in Paradise

UN Drinking Water Report Thirsty in Paradise

Millions of people around the world still don't have secure access to drinking water. A new report shows where the situation is most precarious. By Marcel Pauly more... Comment ]

All Our Globe Quizzes Troves and Troves of Data

Did you enjoy taking a BeyondTomorrow quiz but are still hungry for more? Check out our links page to all the globe quizes we have posted so far. more...


Albania: Europe's Last Blue Wonder

Albania Europe's Last Blue Wonder

In Albania, environmentalists, investors and residents are fighting over the construction of new dams. Europe's last remaining wild rivers are imperiled - and with them their unique biotopes. A Multimedia Story by Holger Dambeck and Jonathan Miske more... Comment ]

Open Borders: Uganda Is the Most Refugee-Friendly Country in the World

Open Borders Uganda Is the Most Refugee-Friendly Country in the World

Upon arrival in Uganda, refugees receive a work permit, 900 square meters of land and permission to remain forever. How is the small country in the middle of Africa able to do it? By Christoph Titz and Maria Feck (Photos) in Arua, Uganda more... Comment ]


German Aid in Africa: Berlin Shifts Focus Away from the Poorest of the Poor

German Aid in Africa Berlin Shifts Focus Away from the Poorest of the Poor

Peter Jander drills wells, distributes oxen and builds schools in Africa. Berlin, though, is changing its development aid focus to promote economic growth, particularly in countries on the African migrant route. Do traditional aid projects have a future? By Christoph Titz and Maria Feck (Photos) in Arua, Uganda more... Comment ]

Blood Sisters: Menstrual Cups Help Keep Kenyan Girls in School

Blood Sisters Menstrual Cups Help Keep Kenyan Girls in School

Each month, thousands of girls in Kenya are forced to miss classes because they don't have money for sanitary napkins or tampons. A Kenyan woman has come up with a clever and inexpensive solution to help keep them in school: a menstrual cup. more... Comment ]