Analysis: Climate change has raised environmental activism from the category of "nice" things to do to that of "must do" for the sake of life itself.
We say: The developments out of Peru signal that a concrete, global solution for addressing climate change might well be within reach.
The author presents an opportunity to consider an often neglected topic: women and girls within the system of sexual exploitation, particularly prostitution.
In 2014, Africans suffered dozens of deadly terror attacks by groups either allied with Islamic State or using similarly bloody tactics.
An annual report highlighted the sacrifice of pastoral workers who died of Ebola contracted while caring for others.
A doctor refused to treat an elderly Jewish woman: “Send her to Gaza for a few hours, then she will get rid of the pain.”
A Catholic priest was kidnapped and found murdered on Christmas in southern Mexico.
The story of the Middle East for 2014 is one of war and displacement, broken families and tireless aid workers and the rise of a new terrorist group.
The rise of the so-called Islamic State dominated headlines in 2014 as the group sowed death and destruction across Iraq and Syria.
Despite rebuilding efforts, more than 85,000 people still live in dozens of tent camps across Haiti's expansive earthquake zone.