Americas: September 2011 Archives

September 22, 2011: from Beni, Congo - Chicago - Port-au-Prince, Haiti - Tripoli - Kenya

From our correspondents around the world...

Chicago has taken climate change seriously. Photo/Reuters

This week..  How an American city in the grip of climate change is trying to cool its streets, one alley at a time.

Civil war forces the pygmies of central Africa to forsake their old ways and struggle to find new ones.

A tale of two Haitis; the one our correspondent settled down in. And the unsettling one that sprang up around her.

Gadhafi and his dogs of war; a mercenary reveals their murderous orders.

And, a perfect storm confronting Kenya. Anarchy nearby and affluence abroad drive a new black market for African ivory.

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