Extraordinary first person stories from around the world
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After being gang raped, South African Jes Foord set about helping other survivors.
Syrian refugee Doaa al Zamel tried to get to Europe on a boat that sank
One man's journey through Bhutan distributing condoms to the nation
The white Afrikaans teenager who shared the traditional rituals of his black best friend
Saamdu Chetri has been tasked by the government with making people happy.
Esa Khan single-handedly ended a Taliban attack on parliament in Kabul
Ebola has returned to Liberia - we hear from a survivor.
Syrian basketball star Michael Madanly on being in exile
The couple who braved stigma in Bhutan by going public as both being HIV positive
Stanislav Petrov; the man who had to decide whether to launch a nuclear strike
Widow of Murdered Activist , Teen Spelling Star, The Dalai Lama's translator
Bonya Ahmed witnessed her husband Avijit Roy's murder in Bangladesh.
Muhammad Ibrahim rescued a boat crammed with Rohingya refugees off the coast of Malaysia.
Greek dentist helping those too poor to pay for healthcare.
Joe Gutheinz has investigated what happened to the moon rocks brought to earth by NASA.
'Drug queen' to pig farmer, Love stories in Mexico, Goatherd's fight for education
The fisherman who plucked a Cuban boy from the sea - and started an international row.
The South African man who overcame many obstacles to get an education
Esther Alexander on why she broke the taboo of discussing hers sons suicide
The Iranian activist who tries to get the family of a murder victim to forgive the killer
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