South-South cooperation thrives, but efforts remain fragmented. International institutions need to adjust to the reality of a new distribution of power.
Governments are no longer the ones who rule the world, the power shifted to global megacorporations.
Why development aid should also target media and people working in the media
Book review: the necessary revolution
DDD’s 20th issue explores global work realities in the 21th century .
Ever more sophisticated robots are taking over jobs. Poverty might follow in step. But there is a concept, often derided as socialist utopia that could help.
The expansion of big retailers in developing countries poses a challenge for food security.
Instead of reducing gender inequalities, the current policy of financial institutions contributes to structural discrimination against women.
What we need to prevent financial crises is an entirely new operating system: a new exchange system.
Small investment groups called chamas are a big phenomenon in Kenya. People join to purchase land, start a business, or even to buy their Friday night beers.
How speculation on food commodities raises food prices in developing countries.
The problem lies not in food production, but in access to food. We are letting them starve - but we are not the perpetrators says Jean Ziegler.
Dubious banks take advantage of the poor in Nigeria. The mini-series “E-Go Better” educates farmers about the risks and chances of microfinance.
Insects are a sustainable source of protein since they eat bio-waste. Entofood aims to produce insects on industrial scale. An interview with its founder.
Basic Income Guarantees (BIG) were once laughed at as utopian. But they are already today changing the lives of millions worldwide – especially in the south.
The Organization ChunriChoupaal does not accept the male bias of the tech industry. Neither in Europe nor in Pakistan
Farmers know their needs best, concluded Kenny Ewan of WeFarm and created a global mobile platform for crowdsourcing agricultural information.
Thanks to a young entrepreneur, Swedish companies finally start employing immigrant workers.
Africa's start-up scene is driven by innovators in the field of digital media and IT. Some of them met through Ampion.
Sustainability is a key concept of the Post-2015 Agenda. Australian designer Leyla Acaroglu provides a fun and refreshing approach on how to implement it.
What do you take responsibility for? DDD issue #15 will show you a variety of approaches to the topic of “responsibility”.
About Partnership between Multinational Enterprises and International Non-Govermental Organisations
Ever since the tragedy of Rana Plaza, poor working conditions have increased in visibility. But do the huge labels really keep their fair production promises?
Considering normative expectations and the economic rationale, should corporations enter the political arena?
Testing textile firms: mainstream retailer H&M versus niche player hessnatur - who is more sustainable?
Campaigns for Sustainable Sourcing And Responsible Employment at London 2012
Ecological economists are innovating new markets
A Dutch company is taking the first steps towards a fairer mobile phone.
Ethical fashion conquers the world couture capital Paris: Good-bye hippe hemp sack, hello haute couture!