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    • The Fight Is on over Grizzly Hunting in the Great Bear Rainforest

    • By: Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "The Fight Is on over Grizzly Hunting in the Great Bear Rainforest" is from the August 4, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • Want to Learn About Sex? In South Africa, Just Turn on the Radio.

    • By: Jasmine Garsd, Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 8 mins
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    South Africa has one of the highest rates of HIV infection in the world. For 20 years, talk radio shows have been giving advice on how to stop the spread of the virus. But are South Africans listening?

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    • Vancouver's Former Olympic Village Is Now Home to Urban Beavers

    • By: Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Vancouver's Former Olympic Village Is Now Home to Urban Beavers" is from the June 3, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • She Thought She Was Going to Be a Teacher in Kuwait — Instead She Was Trafficked

    • By: Jasmine Garsdand, Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 7 mins
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    When this Ugandan teacher got a new job in Kuwait, she was thrilled. But when she arrived, her passport was taken from her — and she was given a mop.

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    • The Key to Stopping HIV Could Someday Be a Vaginal Ring or a Needle in the Arm

    • By: Jasmine Garsd, Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 7 mins
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    “What this virus has taught is that you can be a researcher, you can design something amazing … and then people don’t use it.” That's the challenge facing medical researchers looking for ways for women to protect themselves from HIV infection.

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    • Northward Toward Death: 700 Migrants Have Drowned off Africa in the Mediterranean in the Past Week

    • By: Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Northward Toward Death: 700 Migrants Have Drowned off Africa in the Mediterranean in the Past Week" is from the May 30, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • A US Sperm Bank Is Getting Sued for Presenting a Mentally Ill Felon as a Healthy Donor

    • By: Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "A US Sperm Bank Is Getting Sued for Presenting a Mentally Ill Felon as a Healthy Donor" is from the April 14, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • Why Gimli Manitoba Is the Place to Enjoy Icelandic Cake

    • By: Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Carol Hills
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Hidayat Palaloi's family fish ponds were swept into the sea after the shoreline eroded away. Now, he's planting mangroves all over his home island to prevent that from happening to others.

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    • The Great Bear Rainforest Is a Model for How to Save Trees

    • By: Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 8 mins
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    "The Great Bear Rainforest Is a Model for How to Save Trees" is from the August 3, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • Ugandan Rapper Keko Gets Real About Her Music, Her Sobriety and Her Sexuality

    • By: Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Meet the Queen of African Rap — Keko. And she has quite the story to tell.

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    • Get Your Cowbell Ready. World Cup Skiing Returns to Vermont.

    • By: Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 3 mins
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    The best female skiers in the world are going to be in Killington, Vermont this weekend for the Women's Alpine World Cup.

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    • This Artist Draws the Harassment She Experiences on Pakistan's Streets

    • By: Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Shehzil Malik is a talented illustrator determined to spark a conversation about the way men treat women.

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    • Canada Launches Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Women and Girls

    • By: Andrea Crossan, Shondiin Silversmith
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Canada Launches Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Women and Girls" is from the August 4, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • Sister Rosemary Is a One-Woman Army in the Fight Against Trafficking

    • By: Jasmine Garsdand, Andrea Crossan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 7 mins
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    For 15 years, Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe has been picking up the broken pieces of girls' lives and putting them back together. She's helped thousands of girls in Uganda — now she's helping girls fleeing civil war in South Sudan.

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