Search Results for Tag: girls
Dhankumari, 57, lost her belongings and livestock in the killer earthquake that shattered her home on April 25. After the next tremor on May 12, she is even more worried. She is only one of many. Thousands of women and children are affected by Nepal’s devastating earthquake and do not know how to continue with their lives. Relief workers warn of the threat posed to these women by sex traffickers.
Date29.05.2015 | 13:51
TagsAbuse, girls, human traffickers, Murali Krishnan, nepal, sex traffickers, women, women's rights
In her latest multimedia presentation, ‘I Have One Language; It’s Not Mine’, celebrated artist Mithu Sen describes the home as a temporary place. In this video installation she is Mago, a person who knows no language, at a home for girl orphans and abuse victims somewhere in Kerala.
Date29.05.2015 | 13:46
TagsAspinwall House, Beijing +20, empowering women, Fort Kochi, girls, I have one language, it's not mine, Mithu Sen, orphans, women's rights
Things are on the move in the world of gaming. About half of all gamers are female. Now game producers are starting to employ more female developers. And women in tech are also a key focus of this year’s “International Games Week” in Berlin.
Date29.05.2015 | 13:40
Today I am going to share the inspiring story about Salma, a seven-year-old girl who sells snacks at the bus stop and studies for her future.
Date22.05.2015 | 15:11
Learning about technology and practical science can help children develop into critical thinkers. That is according to a young Ghanaian entrepreneur who encourages girls as young as six to develop technology skills.
Date27.03.2015 | 14:27
Nigeria’s extremist group Boko Haram is still holding over 200 schoolgirls captive. DW reporters met a girl who managed to escape. She is leveling serious accusations against the security forces and against her school.
Date23.05.2014 | 11:07
Islamic extremists stormed a remote boarding school in northeast Nigeria last week and kidnapped 230 girls and young women.
Date24.04.2014 | 9:12