Sustainable fashion is becoming more mainstream thanks to eco-friendly fashion bloggers and industry heavyweights doing their bit. But the turbo consumerism of the fast fashion phenomenon remains a serious problem.
Date18.09.2018 | 11:37
Tagseco-friendly, environment, Environmentally friendly, Ethical Consumer, fashion, garment, Germany, Mia Marjanovic, Rank a Brand, sustainable fashion
Win Lae Phyu Sin,19-year-old beauty blogger from Myanmar wears her hijab with pride and is busting stereotypes with her videos.
Date17.09.2018 | 12:06
Date14.09.2018 | 11:06
Tagscombat, Indian security forces, Indo-Tibetan Border Police, ITBP, Line of Actual Control, Mirthi, Pithoragarh, Uttrakhand, women officers, women's rights
Thanaka, a paste that has been used for centuries to protect skin from the sun, is traditionally applied in swirls to the cheeks of Rohingya Muslim women. Itʹs a custom female refugees in Bangladesh are keen to preserve.
Date28.08.2018 | 15:22
Tagsbangladesh, beauty, Cox's Bazar, female refugees, girls' rights, Human rights, muslim, Myanmar, paste, Rohingya, Thanaka, women's rights
Abortion is prohibited in Argentina. In 2012, abortion was made legal only in the case of rape or threat to the woman’s life. Even so, around half a million women undergo the procedure every year. Three photographers are portraying these women in a project designed to spark debate in the country.
Date13.08.2018 | 10:05
Tagsabortion, Argentina, catholic, Catholic church, Guadalupe Gomez Verdi, Kirchner, Lea Meurice, Lisa Franz, taboo, women's rights
With summer hovering in the air over Europe, it’s time to talk about flowers. We know they can look pretty and smell fragrant, But what of their taste? Plenty of species add a kick and a punch in the kitchen.
Date28.07.2018 | 14:16
Tagscalendula, carnations, Chamomile, Dandelion, gladioli, lavender, Nasturtiums, pansy, women's rights
Members of the feminist punk group have been sentenced to 15 days in prison after a pitch invasion during the World Cup final in Russia. We look at some of their most high-profile protests to date.
Date17.07.2018 | 13:47
TagsMaria Alyokhina, Nadya Tolokonnikova, pussy riot, russia, Vladimir Putin, Winter Olympics, women's rights, World Cup final, Yekaterina Samutsevich