Topic: Poverty

Many Tajik brides aren't their husbands' only wives (image: Boaz Rottem/IMAGO)

Human rights in Asia

Tajik women turn to polygamy to survive

 Saddam Haftar, Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar's youngest son, is widely seen as his father's successor (image: Facebook)

More corruption, death and destruction

Haftar's sons rise in Derna flood aftermath

Moulay Brahim, Morocco: People are seen bringing aid and food provisions in the aftermath of the earthquake (image: Davide Bonaldo/SOPA Images via ZUMA Press Wire)

Morocco quake aftermath

Moroccans pull together for Atlas region

Morocco's King Mohammed VI chairs a meeting at the Royal Palace in Rabat, following a powerful earthquake in Morocco, 14 September 2023 (image: Moroccan News Agency/Handout via REUTERS)

Morocco quake

Why the distance, Mohammed VI?

Algerian author Said Khatibi (image: private)

Algeria – wasteland for Arabic literature

Big Brother is watching you

Men with a bicycle on a flooded road in Satkania Upazila, South Chittagong, Bangladesh, August 2023 (image: Muhammad Amdad Hossain/ZUMA Wire/IMAGO)

Climate change in Bangladesh

The sinking of a city

A boy searches for recyclable materials next to greater adjutant storks at a garbage dumpsite in Guwahati, 2022 (image: BIJU BORO/AFP/Getty Images)

India's fake growth story

The economy according to Modi

Nezha ait Hamad Ibrahim's family has been sleeping rough since their home in Tizi village was destroyed (image: Jan-Philipp Scholz/DW)

Voices from Morocco

Earthquake rescue enters critical phase

The village of Tikht saw most of its homes flattened in Morocco's earthquake (image: Fethi Belaid/AFP)

Morocco earthquake

'Finished here' – a village vanishes

Demonstrators in Barcelona support those imprisoned in Morocco's Rif region for speaking out against the government (image: Paco Freire/ZUMA/picture alliance)

Transnational repression

Why a friendlier Middle East is more dangerous for activists

A member of the Taliban guards women queuing for aid (image: Ebrahim Noroozo/AP/picture-alliance)

Taliban Afghanistan 2 years on

Report from a forgotten land

King Mohammed VI of Morocco (image: FADEL SENNA / AFP/File)


Mohammed VI turns 60: Diplomacy a priority as inequalities persist

Afghans in a market (image: Kyodo/picture alliance)

Taliban Afghanistan's double whammy

Afghans face a failing economy and high taxation

Book cafes, an Arab initiative to nourish body and soul. Here in Erbil, Iraq (image: DW)

Youth Activism in the Middle East and North Africa

How to re-engage Arab youth?

People protest in Iraq over unpaid salaries (image: Feriq Ferec/AA/picture alliance)

Arab states in crisis

In search of a miracle cure