Destruction is evident in Malakal, once South Sudan's second city but now largely deserted. (Photo/Stefanie Glinski/IRIN)

Africa’s Worst Crisis In 24 Years: Ahead Of Peace Talks, A Who’s Who In South Sudan’s Splintering Civil War

More than 4 million people, one third of the population, have fled their homes since South Sudans brutal war began in December 2013

Chinese customs officials prepare to crush illegal stockpiles of confiscated ivory in Guangzhou. (Photo/IFAW/Flickr).

Elephant Poaching In Africa Has Dropped For 5 Straight Years, But Faces New Threats From Southern Asia

2016 saw the highest level of seizures of illegally traded ivory by weight since 1989. These encouraging trends are primarily linked to developments in East Africa

Injured child in Liberia conflict (left), Roland van Hauwermeiren (centre), and scenes from Haiti earthquake (right).

The Aid Sector’s Horrible Problem: Oxfam Sexual Exploiter In Haiti Had Been Caught 7 Years Earlier In Liberia

“I remember thinking, oh, [unusual] there are some old unattractive white men NOT having sex with prostitutes – weird”, said an aid worker