The story of a girl disowned by her father and shunned by neighbours amid crisis.
The persistence of parasitic worms shows that deworming is not enough to interrupt the worms’ transmission.
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
Many deaths that occur due to flooding, fires, hurricanes, mudslides and other disasters could be prevented if more people left vulnerable areas in time – as my family did at the last minute.
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week
The EU is proposing a total of 40bn euros ($46bn; £35bn) in grants over the seven years from 2021.
Ethiopians and Eritreans have been celebrating the reopening of two key crossing points more than 20 years after a border war shut them.
The C.I.A. is poised to conduct secret drone strikes against Qaeda and Islamic State insurgents from a newly expanded air base deep in the Sahara.