Patchwork families are what result when parents separate from their partners and then find new ones. It's not always easy for children to cope, but as two patchwork families in Berlin prove, the situation also has its advantages.
83-year-old Arnold Cruickshank lives in St. George's, the capital of the island nation of Grenada. He collects records and loves listening to music.
Rosa de la Cosa shows us her house in Sabana Mula, close to the eastern border with Haiti. The mother of seven also has a host of grandchildren.
Russian-born Wladimir Kaminer is a best-selling German author living in Berlin. In an interview with DW, he criticizes Russia's role in the Ukraine crisis and reflects on political disillusionment in his homeland.
Police enter San Pedro prison in La Paz, Bolivia, only sporadically, leaving inmates to enforce order among the prison population - and their children. Families are welcome.
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