Alternatiba : solutions to fight against climate change

TRANSLATED BY CORALIE FRACHISSE On September 22, the 4th Alternatiba Leman festival took place in Geneva, Switzerland. A festival which offers local alternatives to live and consume in a more sustainable way and in agreement with our environment. The Bastion park was filled with thousands of people for the occasion. “Changing the system not the climate” […]

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Canada: What rights for women?

TRANSLATED BY FLORENT CLERQ AND PROOFREAD BY CARA EVANS-GILLEN From Hollywood to Paris, women rights are in the spotlight. A country said to be young, open-minded and progressive, what is the situation in Canada? Here’s an overview. A brief history of Canadian women rights In 2017, the Canadian Confederation celebrated its 150 years. In addition […]

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Human Rights threatened by martial law in the Philippines

TRANSLATED BY BENJAMIN SCHOEB AND JOYCE CHEN Following the attacks that claimed the lives of a dozen civilians, carried out on May 23rd 2017 by Isis-affiliated fighters, President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law in Mindanao island. The island has been under marital law since. The Philippine government could decide to extend martial law across the […]

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Crédit Émilie Porée.

Look At Her: The inspiring one

TRANSLATED BY CORALIE FRACHISSE AND PROOFREAD BY CARA EVANS-GILLEN As part of the “Look At Her” project, Emily Porée is travelling across Southeast Asia to meet women from all walks of life to draw their portrait. In Phnom Penh, she interviewed Thavry Thon, who participated in the international conference “Asian women private sector tourism” organised […]

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Crédit Émilie Porée.

“Look At Her”: The Expert

TRANSLATED BY JOYCE CHEN AND NIKI SO As part of the “Look At Her” project, Emily Porée is traveling across Southeast Asia to meet and profile women from all backgrounds. In Vientiane, the capital of Laos, she met up with doctor Soulany Chansy to discuss her workplace, the Lao Red Cross Society. Soulany is 51 […]

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Le monument de la victoire. Crédit Elisa Maziere.

(Français) 9 mai controversé en Lettonie

Sorry, this entry is only available in French and European Spanish. Alexis DemomentJournaliste indépendant. Ex-rédacteur en chef du Journal International. Réalisateur du webdoc « Humanité Clandestine ». Aime le journalisme de terrain, d’analyse et d’investigation.

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