In Germany, more and more retirees are living below the poverty line. The Federal Statistical Office puts the figure above 15%. And it's growing faster than in any other demographic.
Germany is one of the world’s strongest economies but it’s also grappling with increasing poverty and inequality. Nina Haase and Sumi Somaskanda went to Bremen, one of the country’s poorest regions, to find out more.
Poverty remains high in Germany among single parents, the jobless and elderly despite solid economic data, say social welfare groups. Low-skill workers have become disconnected from economic success.
The current generation of pensioners in Germany are the wealthiest of all time. But younger generations aren't in a great position to save for retirement. And that's unlikely to change, says DW's Manuela Kasper-Claridge.
Now what? When the United Kingdom completes its exit from the EU in the next two years, Britons and Europeans will have a lot to adjust to. Here's a sampling of that.
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