Today on euromaxx: We take a look at a relatively new sport that's growing in popularity. For chess boxing you have to combine the brain and the brawn. We take a tour of the French city of Lyon and start a series on German culinary specialties by getting a taste of Pumpernickel bread.
On this edition, we head to the Philippines to find out how a culture of migration is affecting communities there. In Brazil we learn about how technology is transforming classrooms and we visit the coastal town of Ghar El Melh in northern Tunisia. We accompany a Bosnian boy as his birthday wish comes true and we meet two entrepreneurs who are recycling taxi seat covers to create designer bags.
Marion Ackermann is director of the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen in Düsseldorf. She is the only woman to head a major German museum. She has a PhD in art history and is said to be in the running for the job of director at the Centre Pompidou in Paris. She is 41 years old and has four children. She takes Talking Germany behind the scenes at her museum.
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