In Bonn, more than 300 adult students are trying to get their high school diplomas. Silvie Kohlhas is one of them. The office worker wants to go to university to study business psychology, so she's hitting the books after her workday.
A young female social entrepreneur has vowed to bring change to the world - one bamboo bike at a time. The 19-year-old employs about 30 girls to produce bikes in Ghana and has received numerous awards for her work.
Teenage activist Malala Yousafzai is an international celebrity. She delivers lectures on girls' right to education all over the world. But there is one place she can't visit: her home country, Pakistan.
Michael Brown's death is tragic and only the latest example that the US, like most nations, is far from being a post-racial society. Solutions are hard to come by, but two steps are essential, says DW's Michael Knigge.
The AIDS-Conference in Melbourne has shown that from a medical standpoint, AIDS can be eradicated in less than 50 years. But it isn't possible without protecting and educating high-risk groups, writes Fabian Schmidt.
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