DDD’s 19th issue explores how people around the world share hopes for love, peace, health, money and joy.
Laura Fletcher has made a documentary about lesbian organizations fighting violence in South Africa. It is full of proud, strong people.
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.
Tepito is Mexico City’s most notorious quarter. While the media generally focuses on violence and crime, Francisco Mata portrays the barrio’s inhabitants.
Roma are often pictured as a homogenous group, exceptionally willing to travel. Research disproves this image.
Felix and Hans set up their re-beirut.net online platform to feature hands-on ideas for promoting the integration of migrants.
DDD asked seven food bloggers from around the world what motivates them to blog and to share a regional favorite with you.
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?
Why are we so afraid of "good" marketing, PR and communication in social business?
Ethical fashion conquers the world couture capital Paris: Good-bye hippe hemp sack, hello haute couture!
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?
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.
In areas with high numbers of illiterate information and education is shared via pictures.
What role can science play in progressive change? Uwe Schneidewind argues for a new knowledge production model.
Interview with Nim Alae, Musician and Protagonist of the Film "La Isla"
A novel way in which popular media is used in enhancing education
Very few economists anticipated the financial crisis. A new approach is needed, argues Ingrid Rieser who filmed the movement “rethinking economics”
Mobile technologies are increasingly playing a decisive role in learning and education
Cities have never prospered as much as they have over the past couple of decades.
Is Sport political?
Campaigns for Sustainable Sourcing And Responsible Employment at London 2012
AIDS is still a taboo topic in Ukraine - football is a way to overcome it.
Sports as a Tool For Conflict Transformation And Prevention In Sri Lanka
In Cambodia, Khmer girls are supposed to be gentle and obedient. A young woman in shorts is tackling this ideal with her prowess on the football pitch.
Sri Lanka: Why is sport so important for people with disabilities?
After the world cup 2010 in Africa: a great opportunity?
Children learn the art of parkour in the Gaza Strip to help them overcome the trauma caused by war and boost their self-esteem.
Five shortfilms from a newborn country: South Sudan.
Can we hope for a better world? Many American writers envision the upcoming world, but their novels are full of skepticism and fears.
Bollywood dance is one example of a very traditional form of dance that has arrived in our modern age.
Despite the massacres, silence is no longer possible in Syria.
The genre cumbia is not as well-known around the world as salsa or reggaeton. Yet it is considered the more authentic music.
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.
Centuries of history, Indian gods and transgender pilgrims: The annual Koothandavar Festival in South India is tolerant, colourful and, at times, violent.
Some say music can change the world. Hip-hop music definitely does, according to Ben Herson.