Girls in Ghana look to the future

The world could be free of malaria in 25 years

Monday Myths

We live longer and better in the world

We can solve big environmental problems

Photo: Ulrik Jantzen

We all have a lot to celebrate this Friday

Countries are getting rid of cluster bombs

Pocket size health inventions for the developing world

Making clean water from air

Renewable energy in second place globally

Making emergency aid work for the long term

A good business deal helps African girls

Toilets for the poor

Fish-farmer leaves poverty behind

100 percent clean energy in Costa Rica

Tough trees give food during drought

Much fewer land mine victims


Smart syringes ensure safety

Photo: Heine Pedersen DANIDA

9 in 10 children in developing countries now start school

Helping the world’s poorest limits the population explosion

UN: Now is the time to defeat tuberculosis

Africa more peaceful than ever

The EU spreads World’s Best News

We have nearly halved world hunger

Equal numbers of boys and girls now start school

Poverty may be history in 2030

More forest in the world’s largest nations

EU declares 2015 ‘Year for Development’

Entrepreneurs are superstars in Rwanda