Society

Demonstrators attend an anti-racism protest in Tunis on 06.06.2020 (photo: Alessandra Bajec)

Human rights and civil society in North Africa

Tunisia joins George Floyd protests to say 'no' to racism

Hospital in Herat province, Afghanistan (photo: DW/S. Tanha)

COVID-19 pandemic

Afghans fear a belated coronavirus wave

Saudi Arabia: The city of Jeddah in 1903 (Photo: imago images/United Archives International)

Non-fiction: Ulrike Freitag's "A History of Jeddah"

The legacy of Jeddah's migration history lives on

Jeruslaem's Al-Aqsa mosque re-opens on 31 May 2020 (photo: Getty Images/AFP/A. Gharabli)

COVID-19 and religion in the Middle East

Mosques re-open in Saudi Arabia and Jerusalem amid virus woes

Syrian Bayan al-Marashli during the IKKN feedback meeting in Donauworth, Germany (copyright: Engagement Global/photo: Andreas Grasser)

Municipal administration for beginners

Local authorities in Germany offer traineeships to Syrians

Demonstrating for women's rights in Istanbul (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

The Istanbul Convention and women's protection

Bombing the heart of the family in Turkey?

Author and activist Kubra Gumusay (photo: Imago)

Non-fiction: Kubra Gumusay's "Sprache und Sein"

Beyond the linguistic pigeonhole

A displaced woman from Tawergha protests in downtown Tripoli, Libya (photo: DW/K. Zurutuza)

COVID-19 pandemic in Libya

Conflict and coronavirus – Libyan women pay the higher price

A health worker from an aid organistation walks through Kutapalong refugee camp in Cox's Bazar wearing a hazmat suit (photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/S. Rahman)

COVID-19 and Bangladesh's Rohingya refugees

Cox’s Bazar coronavirus case – the first of many?

Nepalese labourers on a building site in Qatar (photo: Sam Tarling/DW)

Coronavirus and the kafala system

Gulf migrant workers fear for their post-pandemic future

A woman in Germany protests against the detention of the Uighurs in China, wearing a headband with the colour and flag of East Turkestan - the Xinjiang Autonomous Region in China, 2 February 2019 (photo: picture-alliance/ZUMA/S. Babbar)

Interviewing Dolkun Isa, Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian and Asiye Abdulaheb

Does no-one have the guts to tackle China on the Uighurs?

Palestinian artists decorating protective masks in Gaza (photo: Reuters/M. Salem)

COVID-19 pandemic

Coronavirus and the face masks made in Gaza

Bar Elias refugee camp (photo: Medyen al-Ahmed)

Syrian refugees in Lebanon

More scared of starving than of coronavirus

Arab Christians attending a church service (photo: imago)

Women's rights in the Islamic world

Arab Christian women take a stand against church paternalism

Supporters of the radical Islamic party Tehreek-i-Labaik Ya Rasool Allah pray in Islamabad, Pakistan (photo: picture-alliance/AP)

COVID-19 in Southeast Asia

Coronavirus and Pakistan's wayward clerics

Turkey: demonstrating for press freedom in Istanbul (photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/L. Pitarakis)

Coronavirus and press freedom in Turkey

Erdogan's crusade against "all media and political viruses"

Demonstrating on 25 November, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (photo: AFP/J. Mabromata)

COVID-19 pandemic

Coronavirus breeds domestic violence in Turkey

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