Working in Myanmar’s garment industry is rarely any better than in neighboring countries. Exploitation is wide spread. But unions are fighting for change.
In some parts of Europe, garment workers earn less than their Asian counterparts – even if they work for big brands
Kofi Annan identifies the two most important challenges for Africa's future development in this urgent and inspirational call to action.
Rebel groups in northeast India regularly clash. A supra-confessional peace team brings insurgents to the negotiating table.
The inequality of Malaysia’s multi-ethnic inhabitants leads to the “1Malaysia” campaign. But what actually happened to this ambitious concept?
Franz Joseph Radermacher answered DDD’s questions about the Global Marshall Plan, the 0.7% goal and global governance.
Millions of girls are being married off even before they complete school. They won't ever be able to live prosperous lives.
Tepito is Mexico City’s most notorious quarter. While the media generally focuses on violence and crime, Francisco Mata portrays the barrio’s inhabitants.
Renowned political theorist Chantal Mouffe discusses democracy, right-wing populism, and the possibility of a multi-polar world order.
What does "development" mean for Tribal people: for whom, by whom and to what end?
Gangsta rappers promote a violent lifestyle while carrying the banner of peace and responsibility. What are their values?
Is Sport political?
Are we doomed to grab what we can for ourselves and our kin, ignoring the big picture until the world burns?
Sexual assaults happen daily in Mexico City, and frequently on public transportation. The Inmujeres organization is fighting for women’s rights and safety.
Crime in Mexico City is a multi-layered problem. We asked two experts to break down the figures and cut through the complexities.
Interpol has no effective mechanism for preventing countries from abusing ist systems yet.
The crux of resources scarcity
"Israel loves Iran" - a path to peace in the Middle East?
NATO has to adopt to be able to rise to current security problems
Children learn the art of parkour in the Gaza Strip to help them overcome the trauma caused by war and boost their self-esteem.
What happens to a child after having been abused as a soldier?
Falling rice prices strongly affect the rural poor in Cambodia. Open data and freer information flows help farmers to deal with it.
Why most of the arguments against open data are short-sighted.
The recent elections in Myanmar led to a victory of the National League for Democracy (NLD) over the military - an outcome of an open access to information.
Open data is not a niche topic for technology enthusiasts.
The microfinance customer: low income and rural
Feedback loops: how citizen engagement can improve aid
How big is the influence of an NGO such as Human Rights Watch on political decision-making processes?
New technologies open up new solutions to long lingering problems. Yet, this promise comes with risks of exclusion. How can big data be used responsibly?
Only one development goal will focus on health in the Post-2015 Agenda. The health community debates which is the best one.
The age of a Western dominated world order is drawing to a close. Rising powers from the South are becoming important global actors.
DDD takes a close look at the way food is produced today and what we will be eating tomorrow.
Opening remarks by the German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development, Dr Gerd Müller.
Cyberconflict, the role of networks and communication technology in future warfares.