Selected stories


Caribbean swamped by seaweed that smells like rotten eggs (The Guardian)

On the ground with the migrant caravan dividing Trump’s America (The New European)

Can the centre hold? Why Central America is on a precipice (The New European)

For FARC Fighters, Lack of Health Services Undermines Peace Deal (News Deeply)

Colombian election: Ivan Duque vows to 'correct' peace accord after comfortable win (The Telegraph)

Misinformation is shaping the Colombian elections (Centre for International Governance Innovation)

The Duque of Hazard: Colombia's election frontrunner could send country back to war (The New European)

Venezuelans Flee to Colombia to Escape Hunger, but Find Little Relief (News Deeply)

The families of South America's great migration on faith in humanity (The i Paper)

Venezuela's revolution: A bridge too far (The New European)

Live Stream from the Colombia-Venezuela border (via Periscope for Verifeye Media)


The traders cashing in on Rohingya misery: 'It's the best profit of my life' (The Guardian)

Hunger gnaws at Rohingya children in Bangladesh's refugee camps (Thomson Reuters Foundation)

Eyewitness to a massacre: A Rohingya survivor of Tula Toli speaks out (The New European)

One man's mission to reunite lost Rohingya children with their families (The i Paper)

Traumatised Rohingya children describe horrors they witnessed in Burma (The Independent) 

Inside 'Latin America in London', the colourful market threatened with demolition (The Independent)

Inside the Football Lads Alliance march through central London (The Independent)

Cypress Hill confirm project with London Symphony Orchestra (The Independent)

Buckingham Palace on lockdown after knifeman attacks police officers (The Times)

Inside the festival drug testing service trying to keep revellers safe (The Independent)

'We're utterly disenfranchised': Welcome to Buckingham, the constituency where votes don't count (The Independent) 

Meet the British artist moudling records of the fight against Isis (The Independent)

‘The death road’: A young Syrian mother’s journey smuggled from Sudan to Egypt (The Independent)

The Syrian refugees caring for the most vulnerable in their new homes (The i Paper)


The picture that shows a hidden crisis: Malnutrition in Madagascar (The Independent)

Traditional healers and modern medicine in Madagascar (Al Jazeera)

Madagascar: The vulnerability to tuberculosis (Al Jazeera)

A crisis ‘lost in the ocean’ - Drought and climate change in Madagascar (IRIN)

Polish women speak out on government's moves to completely ban abortion (The Independent)

Mathare's children photograph the slum they call home (CNN. This story inspired a reader to move to Nairobi and start their own charity, Photo Start, teaching vulnerable children photography and business skills.)  


Hunger strikers: Machnouk will feel our beat (The Daily Star) 

Demonstrations allowing civilians to reclaim public spaces (The Daily Star) 

Clearing Lebanon’s unexploded ordnance (The Daily Star) 


Kurdish protesters arrested while marching for Kobane (Vice)