How Ethiopians acces the internet through they are not connected.
Since the NSA affair, more and more laymen are showing interest in CryptoParties.
From the Arab Spring to Wikipedia: The use of new technologies is having a game-changing impact on collective action. Can we organise without organisations?
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?
Let us have critical look at the vastly popular apps that monitor the user's everyday life, diet choices and body functions.
Pastoralists in Kenya combine their traditional nomadic life with modern technologies. E-learning bridges disadvantages while preserving their lifestyle.
Why African tech developers might soon overtake Europe and North America.
Open data is not a niche topic for technology enthusiasts.
Why is water running out in Brazil’s cities? Does the Landless Workers' Movement provide a solution to it?
Renowned sociologist Saskia Sassen discusses her latest book “Expulsions”
Alternative economic approaches – based on commons – have emerged around the turn of the century. Are we heading towards the “ecommony”?
What role can science play in progressive change? Uwe Schneidewind argues for a new knowledge production model.
What happens when growth ends? Whether the world is heading for disaster or a golden age is a question of demographics.
DDD’s 17th issue treats the various ways how people collaborate – online and offline.
Very few economists anticipated the financial crisis. A new approach is needed, argues Ingrid Rieser who filmed the movement “rethinking economics”
Speculative Design has a lot to offer: for instance for joystick factory workers in China.
When there's no space for farming, floating gardens are a way out of poverty.
Hans Herren, holder of the Right Livelihood Award, demands a global change of food production.
Insects are a sustainable source of protein since they eat bio-waste. Entofood aims to produce insects on industrial scale. An interview with its founder.
We talk about a decorative solution for home gardening with mushboo-founder Matt Unger.
We talked with Vandana Shiva about her origins, current developments in Indian and global agriculture and the future of farming.
Let's create new money to spend on climate projects.
Urban gardening: How a citizen-led movement transforms Cairo’s rooftops to greenery.
Michael Braungart talks about the reverse character of sustainability and the actual potential of the human footprint. An interview with the founder of C2C.
Uganda’s tech industry is booming – health apps being one successful part of it, but funding is still challenging.
Only one development goal will focus on health in the Post-2015 Agenda. The health community debates which is the best one.
In areas with high numbers of illiterate information and education is shared via pictures.
In spite of progress in the field of undernourishment, a new trend in malnutrition is on the rise globally: obesity.
Northern Iraqi society is coping with trauma of the violence. Civil initiatives offer help.
How software can make you healthy