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This edition: Sweden Preparing for Action; Kabul Women Behind Bars; Transforming Kibera: David's Story





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Episode Details

Original tape date: February 1, 2010.

SWEDEN: PREPARING FOR ACTION
Exploding landmines and other dangerous remnants of war kill and maim thousands every year. But clearing these deadly threats requires a variety of complex skills. We went to Sweden to take part in a training exercise that was almost as tense as the real thing.

KABUL: WOMEN BEHIND BARS
In Afghanistan, hundreds of women are in prison, some for reasons that may surprise you. Many have no choice but to bring their children along. Is a prison any place to raise a child?

TRANSFORMING KIBERA: DAVID'S STORY
The inspiring story of one young man: 19-year-old David Were lives in Africa's largest slum where polluted water, disease and safety are daily concerns. He tells his story in his own words.

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