Jayne saw that a community in Malaysia was living in unsafe homes. So she founded an organization that builds sustainable houses for the families. It's a lot more rewarding than her old advertising job, she says.
The UN's new Sustainable Development Goals cover a sprawling agenda with 17 goals and 169 targets. Would less mean more or could this the beginning of an important new age in global development?
Improved soil management practices and better farming habits are putting smiles on the faces of women in Bafut, a community located about 400 kilometers (240 miles) from Cameroon's capital Yaounde.
Around 1,600 people fleeing persecution in Myanmar and Bangladesh have arrived, weak and hungry, in Malaysia and Indonesia. The Rohingya have increasingly become the target of violence by Buddhist extremists.