UN peacekeepers in Lebanon has been busy helping the authorities in the aftermath of the devastating explosion in Beirut on Tuesday that’s left dozens dead and thousands injured.
The manufacture of ukuleles by a company in Hawaii is helping to promote Hawaii’s culture of aloha, with the added benefit of reforesting the US Pacific Ocean island state.
Daniel Dickinson reports from Hawaii, where climate action is mingling with an ancient Pacific culture.
In Latin America, indigenous people are being particularly hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Alicia Bárcena, the head of ECLAC, the UN body for the region, is concerned by the health risks faced by indigenous people, as well as rising poverty.
In an emergency, education isn’t perhaps the first priority that springs to mind, when it comes to helping people in crisis.