• Black Clouds over Turkish Women


    Turkey’s strongman president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has tightened his grip on power decisively after his ruling Justice and Development party (AKP) swept back to single-party government with an unexpectedly convincing win in national elections last Sunday. Women are terrified about these results. Under Erdogan’s rule, the Turkish government has been shrinking the rights of women, along with those of the […]

  • Girls Trafficked in Nepal_Modern Slavery


    Human trafficking is a crisis in Nepal. Every year, up to 20,000 young girls from the poorest parts of the country are sold or lured by traffickers with promises of marriage or good jobs. Casualties of poverty, illiteracy and a caste system that does not value girls, they are forced into Indian brothels or domestic servitude. In either case, they […]

  • Cuba, the New WIFI Generation in MAGAZINE Vanguardia

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    Cuba, the New WIFI Generation Many Cubans feel that a new path has opened up for them. Obama will arrive in Havana on the 21st of March, in what will be the first visit by a U.S. sitting President to the island. For Cubans the dream of an “opening up”, which began just over a year ago, is become more […]