In Southern Sudan electricity is virtually non-existent after 22 years of civil war. Host Bruce Gellerman talks with Internews program director Deborah Ensor about bringing solar and wind energy to the region to power a new radio station.
A striking photo was published on the front page of the New York Times a few weeks back, featuring a young Zimbabwean child crying with his legs in casts, apparently as a result of an assault by government-sponsored thugs
The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Beirut, Lebanon. It's where a Lebanese architect is trying to preserve a war-battered apartment building that was once one of Beirut's most beautiful. Ben Gilbert has the story.