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Piktogramme für eine Frau und ein Mann sind an einer Toiletten-Tür angebracht. Frauen haben in Bereichen wie Bildung und Arbeitsmarkt in den vergangenen Jahren aufgeholt. Doch von umfassender Gleichstellung ist Deutschland laut einer Studie des Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftlichen Instituts (WSI) der gewerkschaftsnahen Hans-Böckler-Stiftung noch weit entfernt.
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Men and women at work – the differences in figures

How big is the gender pay gap? How many women do listed companies have in senior management positions, and how big is the pension pay gap? A male-female comparison.
Children stand on a platform at their home as officials and volunteers of Code for Africa engage in the mapping of the Makoko waterfront settlement in Lagos, on October 23, 2019. Photo: Pius Utomi Ekpei / AFP
Children stand on a platform at their ho […]

Sixty years on, Africa still seeks right model for growth

As 1960 dawned, sub-Saharan Africa braced for historic change: that year, 17 of its countries were destined to gain independence from European colonial powers
(L-R) Luigi Di Maio, Italian Foreign Minister, Heiko Maas, German Foreign Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian, French Foreign Minister, Josep Borrell, High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Dominic Raab, UK Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs attend the four top EU foreign officials roundtable on Libya and Iran as tensions escalate on both those fronts. Photo: Christos Dogas/EU Council/dpa
(L-R) Luigi Di Maio, Italian Foreign Min […]

Four EU foreign ministers in Brussels for Middle East crisis talks

Europe's top diplomats are meeting up to look for solutions regarding the current conflicts taking place in the Middle East, whether it was the situation in Libya or Iraq and Iran.
19.04.2018, Brandenburg, Schönefeld: Ein Modell der europäischen Trägerrakete Ariane 6 steht auf dem Gelände der Internationalen Luftfahrtausstellung ILA, im Hintergrund startet ein Flugzeug. (Zu dpa "Hersteller der neuen Ariane-6-Rakete fordert baldige Staats-Aufträge")
19.04.2018, Brandenburg, Schönefeld: Ei […]

The future of space travel – Where are Germany and Europe headed?

To fly back to the Moon, build a German spaceport, ensure fast internet between thousands of satellites. There are many ideas related to space travel - where do Germany and Europe see opportunities?