A Brazilian organization uses ballet to help disadvantaged youth improve their lives.
A growing number of Maasai in Kenya are ending female circumcision and replacing it with other coming-of-age rituals.
The City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program has produced more than 3,600 murals throughout the city.
Papua province is the epicenter for HIV/AIDS in Indonesia, the world's fourth largest country.
Women and even girls continue to be the victims of acid attacks by men in Bangladesh and other countries.
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There has been a renewed interest in traditional Indian spiritual practices by Native and other Americans alike.
Every year nonprofits and government agencies partner to help resettle the more than one million new immigrants to the United States.
NYU's College of Dentristy partnered with the government of the Caribbean island nation of Grenada to fight tooth decay among children.
Solnechny Mir (Our Sunny World) is a Russian rehabilitation center that hosts more than 250 children and their families each week.
e-waste recycling in Agbogbloshie provides a livelihood for thousands of people, but it also results in a heavily polluted environment.