A Refugee In The UN City Bonn

A Refugee In The UN City Bonn

On March 2016, the United Nations Bonn commemorated its 20th anniversary. A student from Egypt wants to know how can the ‘International Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (UNEVOC)’ be relevant to refugees based in the city.

The Transformation of a City

The Transformation of a City

There was a time when monarchs, statesmen and ambassadors were regular guests in Bonn. Now, experts in sustainability and development, lecturers and volunteers from all over the world have replaced them. For 50 years the city was Germany’s provisional capital, until the Berlin Wall fell and the German Parliament decided to move back again.

20 Years of UN in Bonn

20 Years of UN in Bonn

This year the UN Campus in Bonn commemorates its 20-year anniversary. Our eyes are on the United Nations University, a high profile educational institution that acts as a global think tank to UN organizations worldwide: the Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS).

A Life Between Monotony and Uncertainty

A Life Between Monotony and Uncertainty

The growing number of coming refugees may induce to assume that they are a homogeneous group. Nevertheless, they can tell all kind of stories, ranging from economic reasons to death threats.

Women Rising: Fight Against Violence

Women Rising: Fight Against Violence

According to the a survey in 2014, 62 million females have experienced physical and/or sexual violence since the age of 15. We traveled to Viena and asked an expert about this issue.

A Refugee In The UN City Bonn
A Refugee In The UN City Bonn

On March 2016, the United Nations Bonn commemorated its 20th anniversary. A student from Egypt wants to know how can the ‘International Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (UNEVOC)’ be relevant to refugees based in the city.

The Transformation of a City
The Transformation of a City

There was a time when monarchs, statesmen and ambassadors were regular guests in Bonn. Now, experts in sustainability and development, lecturers and volunteers from all over the world have replaced them. For 50 years the city was Germany’s provisional capital, until the Berlin Wall fell and the German Parliament decided to move back again.

20 Years of UN in Bonn
20 Years of UN in Bonn

This year the UN Campus in Bonn commemorates its 20-year anniversary. Our eyes are on the United Nations University, a high profile educational institution that acts as a global think tank to UN organizations worldwide: the Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS).

A Life Between Monotony and Uncertainty
A Life Between Monotony and Uncertainty

The growing number of coming refugees may induce to assume that they are a homogeneous group. Nevertheless, they can tell all kind of stories, ranging from economic reasons to death threats.

Women Rising: Fight Against Violence
Women Rising: Fight Against Violence

According to the a survey in 2014, 62 million females have experienced physical and/or sexual violence since the age of 15. We traveled to Viena and asked an expert about this issue.

Einen Schritt von dem Traum entfernt
Einen Schritt von dem Traum entfernt

Sport gibt uns Kraft, unsere Träume zu erfüllen. Für alle, die ihre Motivation im Leben verloren haben, kann der Lebensweg von Alhassane Balde, Rennrollstuhlfahrer, ein Beispiel sein.

Fighting for Gender Equity
Fighting for Gender Equity

In Pakistan – where four out of five women face some form of domestic abuse – the existence of strong women and their achievements are nothing short of a miracle.

Wenn Frauen zu Terroristinnen werden
Wenn Frauen zu Terroristinnen werden

Bundespolizisten schießen bei einem Terrorangriff zuerst auf die bewaffneten Frauen, dann erst auf die bewaffneten Männer. Es gibt also Unterschiede zwischen einem Terroristen und einer Terroristin?

Women in journalism
Women in journalism

There is a crisis of representation of women in the media. Despite women have gone far in their race to reach gender parity, their participation in news media still remains limited to very low numbers.

Politics Without Women
Politics Without Women

Nowadays, women lead 5 ministries in Germany and 32% of representatives are female. After 85 years, since women were able to be involved in politics, does they achieve the quota they wanted?

Media Coverage of Women in Politics
Media Coverage of Women in Politics

The role of women has evolved in the last decades, but how much sexism still in the public sphere? This video analyses the construction of several stereotypes and sexual objectification when portraying women in the main stream media.

Gender equality: fiction or fact
Gender equality: fiction or fact

Germany is perceived as a role model for many countries. Unfortunately, it is not enough. Statistics show that there is still a gap caused by gender issues. This is not a new problem, it is rooted in our cultural values.

Gender Pay Gap
Gender Pay Gap

According to the German Governmental Statistic Agency, women are 22 percent less paid than men. Comparing salaries between male and female colleagues could be tricky, but the numbers don’t lie.

The Queen of Wine
The Queen of Wine

When Caro Maurer graduated from the Institute of MW in London she never expected that it would provoke a riot. Are women really barred from the wine field? what is it that turns a woman into the real Queen of Wine?

Indien’s kulturelle Identität als Fun Faktor?
Indien’s kulturelle Identität als Fun Faktor?

Seit dem siebten Jahrhundert feiern Gläubige das Holi Farbenfest. Die hinduistische Zeremonie gewinnt mittlerweile selbst hier in Bonn immer mehr an Beliebtheit. Doch wieviel hat das Holi Colors Festival in Bonn wirklich mit Holi zu tun?