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Being Me - a Newsround special

Being Me - a Newsround special

Newsround has made a new programme called Being Me, which explores how children feel about the way they look.

America vs Food - a Newsround special

America vs Food - a Newsround special

Ricky travels to America to find out more about the country's battle against obesity and discovers what we can learn to avoid the same fate.

Typhoon Haiyan: Surviving the Typhoon

Typhoon Haiyan: Surviving the Typhoon

Leah's been to the Philippines to find out how children there are coping following one of the most powerful storms ever, Typhoon Haiyan.

Nelson Mandela: Newsround in South Africa

Nelson Mandela: Newsround in South Africa

Ahead of Nelson Mandela's funeral on Sunday, Ricky is in South Africa to find out what kind of nation Mandela has left behind for children there.

The recession: Hard Times

The recession: Hard Times

Newsround's special programme Hard Times looks at how kids in the UK have been affected by recession.

Dyslexia: My Dyslexic Mind

Dyslexia: My Dyslexic Mind

Find out what dyslexia is and how it affects the brain in Newsround's special programme 'My Dyslexic Mind'.

Racism in football special

Racism in football special

Ore Oduba has been investigating the state of racism in football for a special Newsround report - including an interview with Fifa president, Sepp Blatter.

Starting secondary school: Up And Away

Starting secondary school: Up And Away

The move up from primary to secondary school can be intimidating for anyone, but what's it like if you're a bit different?

Domestic Violence: Behind Closed Doors

Domestic Violence: Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors explores the rarely talked about issue of children witnessing domestic violence.

Afghanistan: Growing up in a war zone

Afghanistan: Growing up in a war zone

Sonali travels to Afghanistan to meet the children whose lives have been affected by war.

Afghanistan: Life on the Front-Line

Afghanistan: Life on the Front-Line

Ore travels to Afghanistan to find out what life is like for British troops fighting in a war zone.

Alcoholism: Living With Alcohol

Alcoholism: Living With Alcohol

Watch this special Newsround show on how three children have been affected by alcohol.

East Africa Drought: Ricky visits Kenya

East Africa Drought: Ricky visits Kenya

Newsround's Ricky travels to Kenya to see how aid agencies are trying to help the refugees of the East Africa drought.

Living in care: The Real Tracy Beaker

Living in care: The Real Tracy Beaker

Dani Harmer, who plays Tracy Beaker in the hit CBBC series, presents a Newsround special where she finds out what it's really like to grow up in care.