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The Kurdish Utopia

  • Politics
  • International

In his famous book 'Utopia', the English humanist Thomas More describes an ideal state. Ludo De Brabander travels around the 'Democratic Federation of Northern Syria' five centuries after publication. 

Senegal by the Ramblas

  • International
  • Migration
  • Work

Some 500 street vendors from Senegal, India and Pakistan work in the streets of Barcelona. Arkasha Keysers talked to them about fake sneakers, bad beer and the fear of a criminal record.

Sustainability and transparency in the pharmaceutical sector

  • Health
  • Innovation
  • Science

The share of the pharmaceutical sector in the Belgian economy is large. According to the organization pharma.be in 2017, the sector employed 35,711 people and our country exported for a total value of 40.5 billion euros of medicines and vaccines worldwide, which is about 10% of Belgian exports. 

Once upon a time...

  • Innovation
  • Science

A six-part documentary series behind the scenes of the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences.

The Indecent (De onfatsoenlijken)

  • Human Rights
  • International
  • Equal opportunities

They are everywhere. They don't understand. They're good-for-nothings. They're a danger, a plague, a disgrace. In The Indecent, Jan Antonissen goes in search of the people who are being looked at with contempt : the frightened white men and women, the racist vote of the populists, the white trash from our suburbs.

Why do Senegalese young people want to go to Europe?

  • Migration
  • International

In Senegal, 63 percent of the population is 25 years or younger. Every year that group gets bigger. Almost all of these young people want to go to Europe. They know the stories about the hellish journey through the desert, the assaults in Libya and the chance to drown in the Mediterranean. But that doesn't stop them. 

Identity cards rip apart Palestinian families

  • Politics
  • Conflict
  • International
  • Family

Palestinians better think twice before they marry. Many couples can't live together because their partner has another identity card.

You can also talk with Salafists

  • International
  • Religion
  • Art

There is no form of religion that politicians and commentators are as concerned about as Salafism. The young men with their beards full of religion and women dressed in long, wavy robes with black stretch gloves have become the symbol of backwardness, of an Islam that does not belong to the West.

A Coptic question

  • International
  • Religion
  • Art

In Belgium lives a small, unknown minority from the Middle East: Coptic Christians from Egypt. For many, migration was a choice for a better life, others point to the penal position of Copts as a minority in Egypt.

I am Golden Karen

  • Conflict
  • International
  • Art

The Karen People are an ethnic minority of eastern and southern Burma (Myanmar). Many Karen people live in north-western Thailand as refugees from the decades-long Karen insurgency and Burmese government oppression.