Land rights

The silent death of workers in India
The silent death of workers in India
In India, where workers in the informal economy face precarious conditions, around 50,000 people die each year at their jobs. Labour legislation, currently under attack by the government of Narendra Modi, provides protection on paper but not in practice. And things could get [...]Read the full article
Namibia's Khwes are battling for survival
Namibia’s Khwes are battling for survival
Six thousand Khwes live in the north-east of Namibia. The ethnic group, which has been present in this part of southern Africa for tens of thousands of years, is now fighting for survival. Sedentarised and ostracised, they are waging a battle to be able to survive on a daily basis, but also to [...]Read the full article
A sustainable world by 2030?
A sustainable world by 2030?
That is the challenge and the time limit. In this special, we take a glance at the Sustainable Development Goals set out in the 2030 Agenda, and examine, with the help of experts and examples on the ground, the scale of the challenges to be met, the progress made and the obstacles [...]Read the full article