Sometimes simple ideas can make a difference. Especially when the budget is limited. Global 3000 introduces you to some inspired ideas.
Weddings are meant to be the first step towards a fulfilling marriage. But the reality – especially for women – can be very different. In China, more and more marriages now end in divorce. And in Pakistan, many women are terrified of their husbands.
In the Mayan language, 'Guatemala' means 'Land of Trees'. But now less than a third of the country is covered by rain forest, while sugarcane and palm oil plantations eat away at what’s left. One movement is doing something about it.
In patriarchal Pakistan, men are generally totally in charge of their wives and daughters. Women who dare to complain – for example, because their husband is having an affair – can be punished. And often they have to fear for their lives.
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