While the discovery of oil means revenues for governments, local residents are displaced and often left in despair. The story of Sabina, an Ugandan widow.
The radio magazine "Pulse" introduces you to individuals having an impact - both in Europe and beyond.
The life of the politically powerful tends often to isolation and loneliness. But nevertheless, many politicians still aspire to this life.
Our cities and buildings are accessible for disabled people but their desire for love remains a taboo topic. Find out how this stigma can be changed.
In Peru many farmers grow Coca to generate an income. After facing ruin when her crops were destroyed, Moly Checya has found a better alternative.
Examining the Millenial-Generation: When does adulthood start?
DDD’s 19th issue explores how people around the world share hopes for love, peace, health, money and joy.
How an online beauty portal can boost the self-confidence of black woman.
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.
Ethical fashion is strutting its way across the catwalks of the world's style capitals.
Ethical fashion conquers the world couture capital Paris: Good-bye hippe hemp sack, hello haute couture!
Why are we so afraid of "good" marketing, PR and communication in social business?
Testing textile firms: mainstream retailer H&M versus niche player hessnatur - who is more sustainable?
What is the advantage of an online language school?
From Kitchen Scrap to Healthy Food Farms” – the story of Maa-Bara.
What role can science play in progressive change? Uwe Schneidewind argues for a new knowledge production model.
Our global society is a history of injustices. How can we take responsibility for the past?
Interview with Nim Alae, Musician and Protagonist of the Film "La Isla"
Founding and maintaining a university in sub-Saharan Africa can be quite a “juggling act” – but is vital for the continent.
Cities have never prospered as much as they have over the past couple of decades.
Thinking about Bali, a tropical holiday island comes in mind. But the touristic paradise is not paradisical for its inhabitants at all.
Supporting youngsters through sport programmes has become a part of South Africa's policies.
Bollywood dance is one example of a very traditional form of dance that has arrived in our modern age.
Riots, pyrotechnics, racist slogans – football fans may often appear violent and nationalistic.
Large sporting events bring the political situation of the country to the attention of the public.
Skateistan was the very first to introduce skateboarding as a sport in Afghanistan.
Campaigns for Sustainable Sourcing And Responsible Employment at London 2012
What does skating have to do with art?
AIDS is still a taboo topic in Ukraine - football is a way to overcome it.
Some say music can change the world. Hip-hop music definitely does, according to Ben Herson.
Syria: Art can be a weapon when journalists are forced to shut up.
Despite the massacres, silence is no longer possible in Syria.
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.
Five shortfilms from a newborn country: South Sudan.
Despite the cruel face of the Syrian war artist Diala Brisly refuses to give up hope. With her art she paints another story.
The genre cumbia is not as well-known around the world as salsa or reggaeton. Yet it is considered the more authentic music.