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Carmen+HIJOSA+06

Developed by Dr Carmen Hijosa, the strong and versatile leather-like material is made using fibres extracted from the leaves of the plant

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Run by an international nonprofit aid group, a rock-climbing programme trains young Jordanians who remain vulnerable to the threat of violent extremism

WKR 170424 SOMALIA PIRATE

Lawlessness onshore is fuelling a resurgence of crime on the high seas

People

Khlaed Hourani

Palestinian artist Khaled Hourani has a knack for making bold political statements, regardless of his chosen medium

Hillary Clinton

Moving on from her defeat in the presidential election, she is now ‘passionate about the unfinished business of the 21st century’

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My Green Chapter brings gardening tools from around the world to help UAE residents join the growing network of urban farmers