Jayne saw that a community in Malaysia was living in unsafe homes. So she founded an organization that builds sustainable houses for the families. It's a lot more rewarding than her old advertising job, she says.
The 2016 Ecobuild conference in London, which runs March 8 to 10, looks at sustainable housing and the next generation of environmentally friendly homes. DW introduces a few green building highlights.
For the first time, the annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is being held in Germany. The ADB’s German governor, Hans-Joachim Fuchtel, spoke to DW about the bank’s work and its objectives.
Political activists imprisoned in Malaysia, secular bloggers hacked to death in Bangladesh, human rights lawyers detained in China - Amnesty International's latest annual report says repression in Asia is on the rise.
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