relief efforts


Euro's fall could help African economies

The African Economic Outlook report says the upside to a weak Euro is that it's making countries in Africa more attractive to investors. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from Leonce Ndikumana, Director of Development African Development Bank.


Calafell's free trade zone for immigrants

The economic crisis has forced many immigrants in Spain to sell cheap wares on the street. This has caused problems at resorts. One official set up free trade zones for them in exchange for leaving the main part of town. The World's Gerry Hadden reports.

Conflict & Justice

Britain gets tough on welfare

These are tough economic times and countries are imposing some tough economic measures. Britain is reducing spending on higher education. The World's Laura Lynch updates on Britain's latest sweeping changes to the country's social safety net.