Repair Cafés offer room for fixing your bike and exchanging knowledge over coffee – and thus tackle sustainable development on the local level.
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.
Preservation of the land is a prerequisite for survival in native communities.
Examining the Millenial-Generation: When does adulthood start?
China's youth have different desires and attitudes than their parents. Are they reshaping their society?
Interview with Nim Alae, Musician and Protagonist of the Film "La Isla"
In what countries do young people stay the longest at Hotel Mum? Have a look at European youngsters.
Testing textile firms: mainstream retailer H&M versus niche player hessnatur - who is more sustainable?
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.
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!
What role can science play in progressive change? Uwe Schneidewind argues for a new knowledge production model.
Nana Oforiatta Ayim creates films as a form of research in action. It is her quest to uncover alternative history about and within Africa.
Tho Ha Vinh, Program Director of Bhutan’s Gross National Happiness Center, explains why happiness is a more important indicator than economic growth.
Children learn the art of parkour in the Gaza Strip to help them overcome the trauma caused by war and boost their self-esteem.
Education is much more than going to schools, its purpose is to create awareness among people.
Uganda’s tech industry is booming – health apps being one successful part of it, but funding is still challenging.
From Kitchen Scrap to Healthy Food Farms” – the story of Maa-Bara.
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.
Bollywood dance is one example of a very traditional form of dance that has arrived in our modern age.
How the best Athletes can become cultural Icons
After the world cup 2010 in Africa: a great opportunity?
Sport for Development can be a great tool – if it is targeted.
Sri Lanka: Why is sport so important for people with disabilities?
About education, training and promoting the rights of the handicapped in Cameroon.
What does skating have to do with art?
Centuries of history, Indian gods and transgender pilgrims: The annual Koothandavar Festival in South India is tolerant, colourful and, at times, violent.
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.
Haven't you too dreamt of becoming a rock star when you were a child? Sometimes this dream comes true...
Despite the cruel face of the Syrian war artist Diala Brisly refuses to give up hope. With her art she paints another story.
Five shortfilms from a newborn country: South Sudan.
Syria: Art can be a weapon when journalists are forced to shut up.
Can we hope for a better world? Many American writers envision the upcoming world, but their novels are full of skepticism and fears.
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.