Freedom of expression, of creativity and of association was not a given in pre-1994 South Africa. Redwood is a band made up of youths, mostly from rural Limpopo, expressing themselves in their music. We learn what it means to them to have such liberties in South Africa and how they want to make a living out of these “rights.”
Levels of unemployment are high the world over. South Africa is no exception, with the highest levels in rural areas such as Limpopo. Young people are the ones hit the hardest. Economists, social commentators and politicians alike have put faith in youth entrepreneurship as the answer.
In between the headlines on deaths and the fighting between Assad and the rebels, readers forget about the lives of those caught in the Syrian conflict, women’s lives in particular. The Syrian Female Journalist Network aims to bring stories to media attention by training male and female journalists in the region.
Student Reporter nahm die Lancierung des Drive Recorders der AXA Winterthur (AXA) als Anlass für ein Gespräch mit Dieter Gosteli, Leiter Privatkunden bei der AXA. Entwickelt hat sich ein Gespräch über den schrittweisen Umgang von Innovationen in einem Grossunternehmen, die Herausforderung als Arbeitgeber Digital Natives zu integrieren und ein Versicherer, der sich als Technologieunternehmen versteht.
Even though Russian gas giant Gazprom and its European partners don’t disclose the terms of gas import contracts, it is known that prices vary from country to country. We try to explain how these prices are set, and why there can be great differences in price even for neighboring countries.
Whether we like it or not, most of us are strongly bound to the agricultural sector, and we feel the responsibility to make the right choice from an environmental perspective. Nevertheless, it can be confusing standing in the supermarket in front of a sea of products, and consumers immediately go for the “greener choice,” that being local or organic. We’ve gotten better at knowing where our food comes from – but can we claim the same for the environmental impact of our food choices? Read the full article on Triple Pundit.