Date08.01.2019 | 13:57
TagsCambodia, Khmer Rouge, Khon, Killing Fields, Lakhon Khol, Mask dance, Phnom Penh, Thailand, tradition, UNESCO
Fifteen Afghan girls founded the “Migratory Birds” — a newspaper made by refugees for refugees. For the young authors, reporting about their own lives is an act of self-empowerment.
Date04.01.2019 | 12:44
Sophia Flörsch’s shocking crash in November captured headlines and highlighted the role of women in motorsport. DW takes a look at women who have made an impact.
Date01.01.2019 | 14:21
TagsCarmen Jorda, Claire Williams, Danica Patrick, Ellen Lohr, Janet Guthrie, Jutta Kleinschmidt, Katja Poensgen, Maria Teresa de Filippis, Monisha Kaltenborn, professional motorsports, Sabine Kehm, Sophia Flörsch, Susie Wolff, women's rights
Stars from Buckingham Palace to Bollywood used their fame in 2018 to highlight global challenges from climate change to women’s rights.
Date31.12.2018 | 14:08
TagsAmitabh Bachchan, Cate Blanchett, David Attenborough, David Beckham, Elton John, Emma Watson, Meghan Markle, Michelle Obama, Millie Bobby Brown, Princess Beatrice, women's rights
Traveling, safety and power are deeply interlinked in the populous, diverse and inherently patriarchal country of India. Because of this complexity, women have often refrained from traveling by themselves. In Kerala, however, things may be changing.
Date29.12.2018 | 14:23
Tagsassault, harassment, India, Kerala, Shabnam Surita, she homes, Shelodge, South Asia Institute, University of Heidelberg, women's rights
MOST people would probably feel that picking up trash is an unappealing activity, but not the eye doctor and nature lover Dr. Valarmathy Vaiyavari.
Date27.12.2018 | 13:12
Tagsenvironment, Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Tanjung Piai Beach, Templers Park, Valarmathy Vaiyavari, wildlife, women's rights
As Nazareth was decked out for Christmas, a group of weavers gathered in the cobblestone alleys of Israel’s largest Arab city, intent on preserving their Palestinian heritage at a time when their communities feel under pressure.
Date23.12.2018 | 14:36
TagsArab, christmas, Embroidery, Gaza, Israel, Jews, minority, Nazareth, palestine, Tatreez, tradition, West Bank