The best of BBC World Service documentaries and other factual programmes.
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Gatehouse goes in search for the gun seized by rebels when the dictator was captured
What does it take to run for office in today’s USA?
Can the Black Lives Matter movement change America?
Thu 28 Jan 2016
Lipika Pelham on the extraordinary story behind Bangladesh’s first same sex wedding.
Wed 27 Jan 2016
Music teacher Francesco Lotoro resurrects the music of Holocaust victims
Sun 24 Jan 2016
Can the new Sustainable Development Goals eradicate poverty by 2030?
Thu 21 Jan 2016
Have the tennis authorities done enough to investigate allegations of match fixing?
Wed 20 Jan 2016
Alla Kravchuk returns to Pripyat, Ukraine, now a ghost town following Chernobyl
Sat 16 Jan 2016
David Bowie's lasting impact on music, fashion, teenage culture and attitudes to gender.
Thu 14 Jan 2016
Can Belgium solve the problems of the Brussels district dubbed 'Jihadi Central'?
Wed 13 Jan 2016
Can the site of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in April 1986 be made safe?
Sun 10 Jan 2016
Do different prostitution laws in Europe help sex trafficking to flourish?
Thu 7 Jan 2016
Untangling the web of corruption in a forgotten corner of Brazil
Wed 6 Jan 2016
Life as a refugee after fleeing the war in Syria to make a new life in Lebanon
Tue 5 Jan 2016
The multi-ethnic orchestra in Rome that is a beacon of hope amid an immigration crisis
New Year's Day 2016
The Dhnie family has arrived in Germany, but the difficulties of a new life begin.
Thu 31 Dec 2015
A Syrian football team torn apart by civil war. Tim Whewell is on a quest to find them.
Wed 30 Dec 2015
The Dhnie family find themselves sleeping rough and getting caught up in riots
How dance during the Cold War was was designed to challenge America's military image.
Tracing the history of the sari and how it can symbolise loss, love and nostalgia
Tue 29 Dec 2015
Twenty three of Libya's finest technology graduates plan to rebuild their country
Mon 28 Dec 2015
Meet the Dhnie family in Turkey as they prepare to make the journey to Greece from Syria.
Sun 27 Dec 2015
Marc Almond goes in search of a Russian superstar who vanished in Siberia
Boxing Day 2015
The key moments that shaped the migrant numbers reaching Europe at unprecedented levels
Christmas Eve 2015
Five school children starve to death in the Malaysian jungle. Why weren't they protected?
Wed 23 Dec 2015
The children's home in Kampala where every child is given a musical chance for a future
Tue 22 Dec 2015
How consumers in India are embracing the online shopping revolution
Sun 20 Dec 2015
An original drama retelling the story Greece, its creditors and its bailout
Sat 19 Dec 2015
Why war in space is not just Hollywood fantasy but a fast-approaching threat
Thu 17 Dec 2015
The risks people take in rural Cambodia to get basic healthcare
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