Following the police shooting of a young man near London three years ago, a documentary film about the tragedy helped one community heal.
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In the midst of the social and political changes happening in Kyrgyzstan, significant reform is also happening in the education system. A new curriculum framework has been approved that is built on open society values.
Asia boasts some of the harshest laws in the world; however, there are regional pioneers that are charting new courses on drug policy.
The Step by Step Program has developed over the last 20 years into a strong network working to improve the lives of young children and families.
Recipients of the 2014 Audience Engagement Grants cover a range of places, populations, and ways to merge activism with documentary art.
Public broadcasting services can express the ideals of a democracy. But as of now only a few in the world really serve the public.
Askar, an 11-year-old boy, is an orphan like many in Kyrgyzstan, living with a musculoskeletal disorder and abandoned by birth parents. But he is gaining something like a community.
Uzbekistan still depends on cotton exports driven by what amounts to slave labor. A new report brings this practice to light.
Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge tribunal has begun a second trial on charges including genocide of two aged former Khmer Rouge senior leaders although both have already received life sentences for other crimes against humanity.
Fears that decentralization will serve big business and separatists in the east mean some in Ukraine want to stall the process. This would be wrong.
An estimated 250 million children globally lack the skills essential to civic participation. To end this learning crisis, we must ensure that all children have teachers who are trained, motivated, and connected.