Photo by: Jason Larkin / PANOS

Qatar

Nowhere near as religious as its neighbour, Saudi Arabia, nor as bling-obsessed as nearby United Arab Emirates, Qatar has astutely observed the paths other Gulf states have chosen, and then cherry-picked what seems to work best.

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NI 424 - Surviving change in the Arctic - July, 2009

Trinidad & Tobago

Facts, figures and statistics of Trinidad & Tobago

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NI 423 - China in charge - June, 2009
South Korea

South Korea

A country profile of South Korea.

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NI 422 - Multiculturalism - May, 2009

Ghana

Facts, figures and the history of Ghana.

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NI 421 - Put people first - April, 2009
Malaysia

Malaysia

Visitors to Kuala Lumpur could be forgiven for thinking that they have landed in a highly developed nation. But hidden from the casual visitors’ view are the urban slums, crammed high-rise lowincome housing, rural villages still in poverty.

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NI 420 - Mothers who die - March, 2009
Belarus Martin Roemers / Panos

Belarus

A country at the edge of Europe home to wolves, bears, lynx and Europe's last dictator.

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NI 419 - Climate justice - January, 2009
Photo: Mike Hutchings / Reuters

St Kitts and Nevis

The facts and figures of St Kitts and Nevis.

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NI 417 - Through Afghan eyes - November, 2008
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Tanzania

Tanzania is home to the highest point in Africa as well as to Olduvai Gorge, where some of the oldest human remains have been found. It also contains most of the Serengeti region, which hosts a dazzling array of animal, bird and plant life.

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NI 416 - Wanted! For dodging tax justice - October, 2008

Country profile: Botswana

Since independence in 1966, Botswana’s annual growth rates have been the highest in the world – bar none. It is estimated that were it not for the impact of the HIV/AIDS pandemic, growth rates would be one or two per cent higher today.

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NI 415 - Drowning in plastic - September, 2008
Country profile: Dominica Photo by Sebastian Johns

Country profile: Dominica

Dominica is a small island both in population and size. Yet the island feels a lot bigger than this, with dozens of mountain peaks, waterfalls and some say a river for every day of the year.

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NI 414 - We need to think about toilets - August, 2008

Timor-Leste

Timor-Leste’s landscape is still deeply scarred from the conflict that raged in 1999, after the Timorese population voted for independence from Indonesia.

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NI 413 - Viva Yasuní! Life vs Big Oil - July, 2008

Uzbekistan

In the heart of Central Asia, enclosed by the Pamir mountains to the southeast and desert in the northeast, Uzbekistan was once the seat of vast wealth and influence.

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NI 412 - Dropping the bomb - June, 2008

Articles in this category displayed as a table:

Article title From magazine Publication date
Surviving change in the Arctic July, 2009
China in charge June, 2009
Multiculturalism May, 2009
Put people first April, 2009
Mothers who die March, 2009
Climate justice January, 2009
Through Afghan eyes November, 2008
Wanted! For dodging tax justice October, 2008
Drowning in plastic September, 2008
We need to think about toilets August, 2008
Viva Yasuní! Life vs Big Oil July, 2008
Dropping the bomb June, 2008
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