A solution to the world's ills, or a way of keeping poor nations poor?
12 Jul 2007
A full year's worth of questions investigated by the BBC World Service and The Open University
30 Nov 2005
Emma Joseph travels to Somaliland and meets people coming back after the civil war. The Big Question: How easy is it...
30 Mar 2005
The end of the civil war in Somalialand means refugees could start returning home - but it's not that simple.
21 Mar 2005
Species have vanished since there was first evolution. Do only neanderthals worry about extinction?
14 Mar 2005
Communist crack-down or capitalist playground? Do the Chinese have freedom of choice?
07 Mar 2005
So how did a communist country become so good at capitalism? Emma Joseph travels to Shagnhai and asks: why are so...
01 Mar 2005
After the collapse of the Berlin Wall and Communism, America appeared to be the only superpower. But was the nation...
11 Feb 2005
Faith is fine - but can you take a good thing too far?
07 Feb 2005
For some they are the backbone of the economy; for others they are the biggest threat. It seems migrants are...
31 Jan 2005