If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
In this video, a Guinean expert discusses history in Guinea.
Hair plays an important role in many cultures. Here we have collected a few interesting traditions around the world with respect to a baby's first haircut.
We look at the importance of having accurate maps during global health and humanitarian crises, and what organizations such as Missing Maps are doing in order to create these with the help of local communities and volunteers.
A Ukrainian national discusses the likely source of “seriousness” in Ukraine.
A Ukrainian national talks Ukrainian national hero, Taras Shevchenko.
A Ukrainian national discusses frustrations among the generation that came of age during the Maidan Revolution.
A Peace Corps member discusses dealing with unexpected attention while abroad.
A Ukrainian national talks about women in leadership roles in Ukraine.
A Ukrainian national talks about the importance of Cossack heritage.