Social networks and dating sites make long distance relationships easier. The seemingly borderless digital world is limited though, by national borders.
Sadly, refugees are often presented as an anonymous mass in the media, a burden to welfare states, a security hazard. These photos tell a different story.
From the Arab Spring to Wikipedia: The use of new technologies is having a game-changing impact on collective action. Can we organise without organisations?
What happens when growth ends? Whether the world is heading for disaster or a golden age is a question of demographics.
Though mobility is often associated with young people, there are plenty of examples of seniors still working abroad. Their expertise is desperately needed.
Migrants often send back money to their families. Laura Thompson explains the possibilities and limitations of remittances as a tool for development.
How does national citizenship play a role in the maintenance and reproduction of global inequalities?
Nudity - employed around the globe and throughout history - can be a powerful symbolic resource for protest movements.
Renowned political theorist Chantal Mouffe discusses democracy, right-wing populism, and the possibility of a multi-polar world order.
Dams are exceptional as a symbol of the changing development policy paradigms of recent decades.
Thomas Berthold discusses the situation of unaccompanied minor refugees and argues for a more coherent asylum and refugee policy.