Sexuality remains a field of conflict in many countries. LGBTI activists hoped for a promising new development agenda. So far, they remain disappointed.
Young Africans don't want to be seen as charity receivers any longer. They want to act themselves.
In Senegal, the influence of religious animism is declining as newer generations enter the internet. Dioula Frederic is conserving the custom in his private museum.
DDD asked seven food bloggers from around the world what motivates them to blog and to share a regional favorite with you.
The genre cumbia is not as well-known around the world as salsa or reggaeton. Yet it is considered the more authentic music.
Seed banks are a vital insurance for smallholders’ livelihood. A journey to Santiago Yaitepec shows the need and benefits of local, agricultural self-aid.
Transmit women's voices between Latin America and Europe empower female roles in the Andes
Ethical fashion is strutting its way across the catwalks of the world's style capitals.
Testing textile firms: mainstream retailer H&M versus niche player hessnatur - who is more sustainable?
Ethical fashion conquers the world couture capital Paris: Good-bye hippe hemp sack, hello haute couture!
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?
VAUDE is increasingly known for its sustainable production. They started in a niche but might be the trendsetters. An interview with CEO, Antje von Dewitz.
Why are we so afraid of "good" marketing, PR and communication in social business?
In areas with high numbers of illiterate information and education is shared via pictures.
In Brazil Graffiti is a weapon of the poor and disinherited. Artists are reclaiming the streets, using their fame to build and educate their communities.
Tho Ha Vinh, Program Director of Bhutan’s Gross National Happiness Center, explains why happiness is a more important indicator than economic growth.
Biodiversity as a central field of action for sustainable development.
Mobile technologies are increasingly playing a decisive role in learning and education
From Kitchen Scrap to Healthy Food Farms” – the story of Maa-Bara.
Large sporting events bring the political situation of the country to the attention of the public.
Sports as a Tool For Conflict Transformation And Prevention In Sri Lanka
Bollywood dance is one example of a very traditional form of dance that has arrived in our modern age.
AIDS is still a taboo topic in Ukraine - football is a way to overcome it.
Is Sport political?
Riots, pyrotechnics, racist slogans – football fans may often appear violent and nationalistic.
After the world cup 2010 in Africa: a great opportunity?
How the best Athletes can become cultural Icons
Five shortfilms from a newborn country: South Sudan.
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.
Some say music can change the world. Hip-hop music definitely does, according to Ben Herson.
Haven't you too dreamt of becoming a rock star when you were a child? Sometimes this dream comes true...
Centuries of history, Indian gods and transgender pilgrims: The annual Koothandavar Festival in South India is tolerant, colourful and, at times, violent.
Despite the cruel face of the Syrian war artist Diala Brisly refuses to give up hope. With her art she paints another story.
Can we hope for a better world? Many American writers envision the upcoming world, but their novels are full of skepticism and fears.