”Democracy is a discussion. But the real discussion is possible only if people trust each other and if they are trying fairly to find the truth.“ Tomás Garrigue Masaryk, Czech philosopher, journalist, and politician. (1850-1937)
“There is only one thing I will not concede: that it might be meaningless to strive in a good cause.”
Vaclav Havel, Czech playwright, essayist, dissident and politician. (1936-2011)
DW Global Society
We put people first. We lend a voice and a face to issues of our time: Human rights, migration, sustainable development.
Sustainable Development Goals: No Poverty
On September 25th 2015, countries adopted 17 goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years.
The Smoothie Bike: Blend with Muscle Power
High powered fruit at the Green Week in Berlin: Smoothies mixed with muscular strength.
Sustainable Development Goals: Zero Hunger
SDG 2: End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.
Autism and Cannabis
Marijuana has been found to treat a wide variety of medical conditions — and now many parents are saying it even helps their children deal with autism.
The concrete industry is one of two largest producers of CO2, creating up to 5% of worldwide man-made emissions of this gas. That's why concrete recycling is becoming popular.
Motorcycles for Guns
Former huntsmen in Cameroon's Korup National Park are giving away their guns in exchange for new motorcycles