Saturday, 27th November 2021

International Women’s Day

17 Mar 2019
'From bloody revolution to corporate breakfasts' International Women's Day in the Press
8 Mar 2019
On International Women’s Day, we look at the gender pay gap in Germany — and the different ways to measure it.
8 Mar 2018
To mark International Women's Day, France's Minister for Gender Equality, Marlène Schiappa, sat down with FRANCE 24's Annette Young to take stock of women’s rights in France.
8 Mar 2018
Every morning, hundreds of sweepers line the highways and roads in order to keep our cities and towns clean. On International Women's Day, we salute these women who are... Sweeping against the odds
9 Mar 2017
International women's day - Analysing women's triumphs and challenges.
8 Mar 2017
Today is International Women’s Day; a day to celebrate the cultural, economic, social, academic, and political contributions women have made to the world.
8 Mar 2017
As the world observes International Women's Day, a group of Senegalese law experts are helping to empower women by teaching them their rights in "law shops".


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Humanitarian workers are racing against time to deliver aid as winter looms in Afghanistan, UN officials told DW. The situation on the ground is already desperate and "looks like it's going to get worse."
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Judges at the European Union's top court have ruled that national judges should not be punished for seeking the advice of the European Court of Justice.
2 hours ago
An American company has developed a liquid that can extend the shelf life of fruit and vegetables. Apeel is based on natural compounds and controls the factors that cause fruit to age.
2 hours ago
As Germany reports another dismaying record in COVID statistics, its hardest-hit states are planning stricter curbs. Among other things, the country's beloved Christmas markets are being canceled one by one.
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As the fourth wave of the pandemic wreaks havoc in Germany, a growing number of Intensive Care Units (ICUs) have reached full capacity. The main problem: a serious shortage of specialized staff.
1 day ago
After hitting historic lows on Tuesday, Turkey's currency has recovered slightly. The lira has lost 40% of its value against the US dollar since the start of the year, amid a series of controversial interest rate cuts and double-digit inflation.