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  1. Searching for an Identity in Ukraine and Kazakhstan

    Among protestors in central Kiev; and the Kazakhs reconnecting with their shamanic roots

    First broadcast: 31 Jan 2014

  2. Guyana's scurrilous calypsos - and China's culinary heritage

    Controversy swirls over "censorship" in Georgetown; a delicious museum visit in Hangzhou

    First broadcast: 30 Jan 2014

  3. Under the Gun in Central America - and in Syria

    Violence burgeons across Central America; Syrians trapped in Turkey yet metres from home

    First broadcast: 29 Jan 2014

  4. Syria and France

    Watching the war from a Damascus balcony; taking a municipally-funded shower in Toulouse

    First broadcast: 28 Jan 2014

  5. Sierra Leone and Israel

    Inter-faith harmony in Sierra Leone, and teaching children about the Holocaust in Israel

    First broadcast: 27 Jan 2014

  6. Weekend Edition 25 Jan 2014: Sports Mania!

    True athletic grit - from Uruguay's football fanaticism to the Somalis on ice in Sweden

    First broadcast: 25 Jan 2014

  7. Thailand and Russia

    Thailand's enslaved fishermen and what a double toilet tells us about Russia

    First broadcast: 24 Jan 2014

  8. Central African Republic and South Africa

    A saviour priest in the Central African Republic and a Zulu victory that still resonates.

    First broadcast: 23 Jan 2014

  9. Mali and Germany

    Collecting a dog from the police in Mali, and refugees staying put in tents in Germany.

    First broadcast: 22 Jan 2014

  10. Egypt and South Sudan

    Is Egypt returning to military rule? And is South Sudan sliding back into civil war?

    First broadcast: 21 Jan 2014

  11. Afghanistan's Women and Homophobia in Russia

    Female hopes and fears for the future in Kabul; the fear of homosexuality in Russia

    First broadcast: 20 Jan 2014

  12. Travelling Woes

    Correspondents brave the pitfalls of travel, from Burma to Vietnam, Greenland to Israel

    First broadcast: 18 Jan 2014

  13. Turkey and the Dominican Republic

    Istanbul's gas-mask sales a measure of public unrest; fun and games in Dominican baseball

    First broadcast: 17 Jan 2014

  14. India and Uruguay: Golden Dreams

    How a holy man's dream sparked a giant dig; the true grit of Montevideo's football fans

    First broadcast: 16 Jan 2014

  15. Iraq and Italy

    Rugged lives of the PKK's women fighters; the decadent luxury of Rome at Hadrian's Villa

    First broadcast: 15 Jan 2014

  16. Russia and Spain

    Is Sochi's security dragnet catching the right people? Plus, branding bulls in Andalucia

    First broadcast: 14 Jan 2014

  17. Syria and Romania

    Why the Turkish city of Gaziantep is the new Casablanca. And shepherds in Romania today

    First broadcast: 13 Jan 2014

  18. Weekend Edition 11 Jan 2014: Dangerous Ground

    Disputed territory from Chernobyl to Somalia, and the South China Sea to the Amazon basin

    First broadcast: 11 Jan 2014

  19. United States and Switzerland

    In the US Hell has frozen over, and coming up with a new national anthem for Switzerland.

    First broadcast: 10 Jan 2014

  20. India and UK

    Brickmakers' rights abused in Indian kilns, and Britain's battle with coastal erosion

    First broadcast: 09 Jan 2014

  21. Sweden and Lebanon

    Ice-skating Somalis playing bandy in Sweden, and the politics of Lebanese basketball

    First broadcast: 08 Jan 2014

  22. South Sudan and the Dolomites in Northern Italy

    Why there's conflict in South Sudan, and the bloody history of an Italian mountain path.

    First broadcast: 07 Jan 2014

  23. Ukraine and Belize

    Worries over safety plans for the Chernobyl site; tracking jaguars through Mayan jungles

    First broadcast: 06 Jan 2014

  24. Weekend Edition: Looking Ahead

    Correspondents consider the stories which might evolve - or play out again - during 2014

    First broadcast: 04 Jan 2014

  25. Sweden and Myanmar

    Hunting for wolves in the Scandinavian forest and taxis on the empty streets of Naypyidaw

    First broadcast: 03 Jan 2014

  26. Sinai's Strategic Stresses

    A special essay: Yolande Knell weighs up the prospects for the Sinai peninsula in 2014

    First broadcast: 02 Jan 2014

  27. Africa's Flourishing Farms

    Susie Emmett finds a bumper crop of ingenuity and innovation on the slopes of Mount Kenya

    First broadcast: 01 Jan 2014

  28. Latin America: Leaders and legitimacy

    Will Grant considers the political challenges ahead for leaders across the continent

    First broadcast: 31 Dec 2013

  29. Europe's Roma Migrations

    Nick Thorpe meets Roma families on the margins of Spanish society after leaving Romania

    First broadcast: 30 Dec 2013

  30. Weekend Edition: Best of 2013

    A special edition of some of FOOC's most memorable impressions, anecdotes and arguments

    First broadcast: 28 Dec 2013

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