South of the Bavarian city of Nuremberg, police and fire departments depend on volunteers from the emergency assistance organization Technisches Hilfswerk. We meet the men and women who donate 500 hours of their time every year.
After Hurricane Harvey made landfall last year, thousands of volunteers helped rebuild along the Texas coast. Experts believe that those living in the way of hurricanes need to expect worse storms in the future.
The Smarter app can connect people when cell service is down, to find lost relatives or ask for help. But crucial figures are opposed to the technology, and will need convincing before the app can hit the market.
The New Academy selected the writer from Guadeloupe as the winner of its New Prize in Literature. The global literary award was created in reaction to this year's absent Nobel Prize, hit by a #MeToo-related scandal.
When the Aquarius docked in Valencia, the 630 migrants on board were welcomed by over 2,400 volunteers and medical staff. But what happens to those who arrive from Morocco? Santiago Saez reports from Cadiz and Madrid.
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