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16.10.2018

It’s high time to end child marriage in Africa

During the last few years, child marriage has mostly been handled as a human rights and social issue in the international debate. While this is no doubt justified, a strong economic case also exists for speeding up the efforts and enhancing resource...

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Online article
16.10.2018

It’s high time to end child marriage in Africa

During the last few years, child marriage has mostly been handled as a human rights and social issue in the international debate. While this is no doubt justified, a strong economic case also exists for speeding up the efforts and enhancing resource...
Online article
16.10.2018

Access to justice for women in Tajikistan

Over the last quarter century, Tajik people have suffered from horrible civil war, economic collapse and a massive labour migration following the break-up of the Soviet Union and independence from it. Many women were left with no support, since...
Online article
16.10.2018

"I would like to be involved, but I just don't have time"

Nepal’s new 2015 constitution guarantees full and equal rights for women, giving them formal equality with men. Yet in practice this status remains barely imaginable to most Nepalese women. This article considers the extent to which the provisions...

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Web documentary
24.8.2018

Faces of modern slavery – in pictures

"Traffickers take all that makes you human": faces of modern slavery – in pictures. Survivors of human trafficking recount how they were raped, abused and exploited as they became 21st century slaves.
Web documentary
23.3.2018

If the world were 100 people

Infografik [auf Visual.ly] der US-Stiftung 100 People . Globale Zusammenhänge werden durch Herunterbrechen der Weltbevölkerung auf 100 Menschen aufgezeigt.
Video
23.3.2018

Don't panic

The visualizations are based on original graphics and stories by Gapminder and the underlaying data-sources are listed here . Hans Rosling presents some results from our UK Ignorance Survey described here .

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Electronic document
9.10.2018

Children in a Digital World : The State of the World's Children 2017 / United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

The State of the World’s Children 2017 is about an extraordinary subject that increasingly affects almost every aspect of life for millions of children around the world and, indeed, for us all: digital technology.
Book
3.10.2018

Le défi tunisien / no. coord. par Akram Belkaïd

L’histoire de la Tunisie contemporaine se confond avec de multiples combats : indépendance (1956), émancipation des femmes sous la présidence de Habib Bourguiba, révoltes successives contre des régimes autoritaires puis policiers. Une nouvelle ère s’est ouverte avec le déclenchement, en janvier...
Article
26.9.2018

Gender equity : ways to reach SDG 5 / Letty Chiwara... [et al.]

No doubt a lot has happened in terms of gender equity and equality over the last few decades. There are women who head states and hold high positions in international organisations. There are women who successfully lead enterprises and have long ceased limiting their role to that of a caregiver...

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