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World in Progress: Global Development Issues ~ from DW

Series produced by DW ~ Deutsche Welle

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World in Progress - Exploring the many facets of global development
DW's weekly international magazine, World in Progress, focuses on the developing world. World in Progress explores the issues of globalization, education, economic development, poverty alleviation, human rights and much more in a 30-minute program.

World in Progress takes a fresh look at development issues around the globe. Projects, policies, and individuals committed to making a difference. Host Anke Rasper explores the issues of globalization, education, economic development, poverty alleviation, human rights and more. World In Progress is regularly enhanced by international co-productions made in partnership with radio stations around the world.


42 Pieces

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Hunger - over 800 million people worldwide are going hungry every day. Hunger is fueled by war and conflict, among other things. Where there's figh...

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  • Added: Oct 18, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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India's currency devaluations hits the informal economy - China's last maoist village - A heaven for book lovers - Illiteracy in Nigeria - Onlin...

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  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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We talk about the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar, a country formerly known as Burma. More than half a million Rohingya have fled to neighborin...

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  • Added: Oct 04, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Violence on the rise in Brazil / Land Reform in South Africa / Slum dwellers are putting themselves on the map / Christmas all year round in Chin...

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  • Added: Sep 27, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Democracy special - Votes and Voices... Bursting the political filter bubble ahead of Germany's election / The Lithuanian "elves" battling online t...

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  • Added: Sep 20, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
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Dealing with terror in urban areas / Reducing insecurities and violence for the urban poor / Why so many apartment buildings in Nairobi, Kenya col...

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  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Poverty issues surrounding menstruation... In Uganda, many girls are dropping out of school because they skip class when they’re on their periods. ...

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  • Added: Sep 06, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Mobile Money in Kenya / Mobile Money and Development / Living in Tepito, Mexico City / How the dwindling Parsi community in India hopes to survive ...

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  • Added: Aug 30, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
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Living in a Tower Mansion in Tokyo / The harsh life of beach hawkers / Flip Flop recycling in Kenya / Reviving old cinemas in Lebanon / Queen of th...

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  • Added: Aug 23, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Transportation Special: How road rage galvanized cycling activism in Latin America / Braving traffic jams in Jakarta / Pushing green mobility in Ka...

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  • Added: Aug 16, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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The story of the Koh-i-Noor Diamond: The legendary Koh-I-Noor diamond is part of the UK's Crown Jewels. It's a thrilling story of wars and wealth,...

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  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Cholera and war in Yemen / Living way beyond the world's resources / Helping Geeks in Gaza / Halal holidays / Refuge for writers in Anne Frank's ...

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  • Added: Aug 02, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Humanitarian crisis in the Central African Republic / Comic relief in Lebanon / Eritrea's only brewery / Open Air opera on a truck / Presented by A...

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  • Added: Jul 26, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Press Freedom in the West Bank / India Media Divide / Ecuador's indigenous fear mining projects / Hair theft in South Africa / Presented by Anke Ra...

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  • Added: Jul 19, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Spanish enclave in North Africa attract thousands of African migrants / Musicians battle the dangers of gun violence in Miami, Florida / Drug clini...

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  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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It's all about art and the struggles artists often face... We hear from musicians in India whose craft is on the brink of extinction / How ballet t...

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  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Canada marks its 150th birthday with a party this week, but many indigenous people are not in the mood to celebrate / Travel to the Colombian jungl...

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  • Added: Jun 28, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo find it difficult to be accepted in Canada, a country that's been praised for its open-door policy /...

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  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
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Pioneering women in the IT industry / Schoolgirls in India help bust a trafficking ring / An all female orchestra in Canada / What's so special abo...

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  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Jewish settlers and Arab refugees 50 years after the six day war of 1967 / US budget cuts to UN's development efforts / Moroccan textile industry b...

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  • Added: Jun 07, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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