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‘Climate change is making us stronger’ — Resilient Bolivian women adapt to global warming

In rural Bolivia, making a sustainable living is becoming difficult for smallholders. But the country’s women, who are traditionally responsible of farming, are demonstrating resilience to the effects of climate change.

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03.05.2018 | 11:08

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Born to curse or be cursed?

Imagine this. Suddenly, one day you are accused of practicing witchcraft and are forced to live in isolation by society. You are accused of bewitching a neighbor’s child or of crop failure. You are forced to eat human excreta. Or you are tortured, attacked, doused with gasoline or beaten to death following the forced accusations.

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24.04.2018 | 13:36

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“People with disabilities should not be stigmatized”

WHEN Jessica Cox pumps petrol at the gas station, people usually stare because she does it with her feet.

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24.04.2018 | 13:17

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