Social Justice Questions

Italy | Venice

Maldives

Climate change has forced land reclamation projects that harm marine ecosystems.

Kenya

Along with fishing and farming, the Luo culture values marriage and family.

Rwanda

Everyone joins together one Saturday per month to do community service projects.

Morocco

Goats climb trees in search of Argan fruit. The leftovers become profitable oil.

Mauritania

One of the world's longest trains carries ore across the desert to the coast.

Belize

A national park invites hikers to enjoy its scenery and explore its cave.

Costa Rica | Ujarrás

The magical ruins of a countryside church suggest it has a mysterious past.

Guatemala | Chichicastenango

A gigantic market is the center of community life and drives the local economy.

Guatemala | Chicabal

This scenic lagoon is at the center of a Maya legend about protection animals.

Guatemala | Santa Avelina

Families grow plenty of food for themselves and their neighbors in home gardens.

Finland

Reindeer pull skiers in races that provide cool entertainment during the winter.

United States | Massachusetts

Valentine's Day wouldn't be the same without the sayings on Sweethearts candy.

Indonesia | Adonara | Marriage

A marriage tradition on this island is a gift of antique elephant tusks.

Spain | Segovia

view of the aqueduct An ancient Roman aqueduct transported water to this town. Now it brings history.

Kazakhstan

Humans destroyed and then resurrected the world's fourth largest inland lake.

Bangladesh | Chittagong

Breaking up large ships for recycling and resale is a dangerous job for workers.

United Arab Emirates

The world's tallest building has much more to recommend it than just height.

United States | Florida

Watch out for peacocks if you come to this town in Florida. They're everywhere.

China | Mutianyu

The Great Wall of China was built as protection from northern invading forces.

Canada | Ontario

Curling is popular both as a winter sport on ice and as a social occasion.

Papua New Guinea

The Kombai build their homes high up in the trees, many feet off of the ground.

Philippines | Pasig

Jollibee is a restaurant chain that has expanded beyond its original borders.

Russia

A meteor crashed into the Earth and created a crater full of impact diamonds.