According to the UN, climate change further exacerbates existing gender inequalities. DW talks to Sonja Ayeb-Karlsson, a climate resilience expert at the United Nations University.
Officials in Iran say they operate with a network of some 7,000 undercover agents who inform police about moral transgressions - such as women who don't cover their hair properly.
By running cooking classes for men, the HOPEM, "Men for Change Network" in Mozambique wants to change typical masculine thinking. Many members say they have acquired a new appreciation for the work their wives do daily.
Conserving biodiversity, protecting the climate and inspiring others to do the same. That's the goal of the environment projects we profile.
An online documentary about a journey deep into the Kazakh steppes to solve a deadly mystery and save an ancient and unique species from extinction.
A polar bear can barely walk through an Arctic landscape almost void of ice. The photographer has said his team members were "pushing through their tears" to film the scene.
Germany's long-awaited high-speed rail link between Berlin and Munich has finally been inaugurated. But Green MEP Michael Cramer says it's not enough to lure most travelers away from carbon-heavy road and air travel.
On this week's eco@africa, we see how reusable sanitary pads are helping Nigerian schoolgirls stay in school, we sit on burning tires in Niger and visit the guardian of Tsavo National Park in Kenya.
The half-hour radio show and podcast Living Planet makes the environment matter to you.
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