Society

Child in a Koran school in Tripoli, Libya (photo: Getty Images/AFP/MAHMUD TURKIA)

Rationality in Islamic theology

Muslims – believers caught between reason and revelation

Lieutenant Nariman Hammouti-Reinke (photo: picture-alliance/dpa/S. Prautsch)

Where are the Islamic chaplains?

No pastoral care for Muslims in Germany's armed forces

Some 30 Nigerian women live in the small two-room apartment. They sleep on rugs on the floor (photo: Dara Foi'elle)

The iniquity of the kafala system

Lebanon's migrant workers – exploited, then abandoned

Launching "Sauti", Africa's first ever feminist blog (source: Office Of The African Union Special Envoy On Youth)

Sauti – Africa young feminist blog

Giving a voice to young African women during coronavirus

Tobias Zumbraegel is a researcher and project co-ordinator at the Centre for Applied Research in Partnership with the Orient (CARPO), Bonn (photo: private)

Interview with political scientist Tobias Zumbraegel

How are Middle East countries coping with climate change?

Singer Majida el Roumi addressing volunteers and members of the press in Gemmayze (photo: Julia Neumann)

Aftermath of the Beirut explosion

"Revolution is born out of suffering"

A woman stands in an empty tunnel in Amsterdam wearing a black burka (photo: Sanne Derks)

Islam in the Netherlands

Burka ban and face mask laws frustrate Dutch Muslims

Destroyed silo following explosion in Beirut port, 04.08.2020 (photo: Getty Images/AFP/STR)

Beirut in crisis

Can things get any worse for the people of Lebanon?

Manacles (photo: picture-alliance/dpa/B. Pedersen)

Muslim racism and imperialism

Power and exclusion

After the murder of Pinar Gültekin, thousands of women took to the street in Istanbul calling for greater protection for women (photo: DHA)

Violence against women

Femicide on the rise in Turkey

Safiyya and Azem Abu Daqqa, both qualified agricultural engineers, inspect seedlings in their greenhouse (photo: Afaq)

Private initiatives in Gaza

For a brighter future ... despite the blockade

A beach clean-up in Alexandria, Egypt, organised by the Banlastic Egypt Initiative (photo: Banlastic Egypt)

Environmental protection in Egypt

Did you enjoy your plastic meal today?

Entrance to the Fondation Orient Occident in Rabat (photo: Claudia Mende)

Immigration in Morocco

The long road to integration for immigrants from sub-Saharan Africa

Algerian environmental association HOME conducts training sessions for 60 fishermen, selected from five ports, on sustainable fishing (photo: Samia Balistrou)

Tipaza's HOME environmental activists

Algerian woman spearheads fight for sustainable fishing

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Shirin Ebadi, one of the speakers at Festival Lavaro in Italy in 2019 (photo: Zumapress/picture-alliance)

Interview with Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Shirin Ebadi

"Ruhollah Zam's death sentence is a political judgement"

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