An epic story of inspiring adventure and experience, Mazungu chronicles the journey of solo canoeist Phil Harwood on what he believes to be the first-ever descent of the mighty Congo River in Central Africa, from source to sea.
René Dupéré, musical creator for Cirque du Soleil, and his partner Élise Velle, solo singer and interpreter of Cirque du Soleil's music, have been involved with a humanitarian aid project in Benin for the past 7 years.
In 2009, Kenya was confronted with the worst dry spell in its history. Livestock died by the hundreds of thousands, and many others died when the rainy season finally came. According to the UN, 10% of the population depends on the World Food Program.