Gender

IT Ausbildung in Sheno/Äthiopien

Women make all the difference. The potential of women to make a positive contribution to rural development is enormous. Despite all of the progress that has been made, women’s capabilities remain underappreciated, often unused.  We want to change that!! And you can help: Tell us about the pioneering women you know. We are looking for seven women who are bringing about lasting change. The real “game changers”. Nominate one and you can help us find all seven.

Ost-Kongo / Schulkinder und ihre Lehrerin auf einem Schulhof der 40.000 Einwohnerstadt Kaina.

By Jan Rübel

What happens when young people leave the rural areas? How can the region achieve what is referred to as the demographic bonus – and how can it reap the benefits of the demographic dividend? A look at demography shows the following: What is most important is promoting women’s rights and education.

Stephan Exo-Kreischer ist Deutschland-Direktor der Lobby- und Kampagnenorganisation ONE.

Interview with Stephan Exo-Kreischer

This is a benchmark for everybody: More rights for women are a very influencing solution in the struggle against extreme poverty and hunger worldwide, says Stephan Exo-Kreischer, Director of ONE Germany. The organisation specialises in political campaigning as a lever for sustainable change.