n.25 June 2009

Coal-rich China holds the dubious distinction of producing more mine accidents than any other nation on the planet.

Shadia Marhaban heads the Achehnese Woman's League (LINA) and has spent a lifetime trying to assist the citizens of her troubled Indonesian province.

Rami Elhanan lost his daughter to a terrorist attack in Jerusalem, but found support through the Parents' Circle-Families Forum.

Russia's far east once seemed poised to become the American Far West of the 21st century. It never happened.