Women can't change tires? "Of course we can," says DW's Manasi Gopalakrishnan. Her picture of the week shows India's first female truck mechanic.
In an interview with DW, Indian feminist V. S. Elizabeth says that although the global #MeToo movement had an impact on India, it is still restricted to the educated middle class with an access to the Internet.
Growing up in a South African township, Ndivile Mokoena realized early that women, children and society's poorest are hit hardest by environmental issues. Now she works for gender equality and climate justice globally.
A film that deals with menstrual awareness is not being released in Pakistan, unlike neighboring India, where it opened in theaters last week. Many Pakistanis took to Twitter to express their anger.
Apart from the Vatican, the Philippines is the only country in the world where divorce is illegal. Public pressure and a proposed bill in the country's parliament may change that. Ana P. Santos reports from Manila.
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