A major contributor to the gender digital divide is inequitable access to education for girls - and this gap has increased in developing countries since 2013. With the "I Am Science" project, Goethe-Institut is introducing a video-sharing app that offers step by step instructions for doing fun, safe and easy science activities at home, and the chance to be rewarded with data and airtime.
African girls in Science
Since 2009, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation has awarded climate protection scholarships to young scientists from emerging markets or developing countries outside Europe. Never before have so many Africans been among the recipients. Of the 19 scholarship holders in 2017-8, 11 are from Africa, five of them women.
Climate protection scholarships for African scholars
Jumana Eltgani from Sudan talks about “aha” moments in Germany and makes a passionate plea for diversity. In 2015, she supported the Nuremberg Human Rights Center within the framework of her CrossCulture fellowship
ifa CrossCulture programme
DW Akademie interviewed Mr. Kizza about his work as a trainer in Kampala, Uganda. Get to know more about Deutsche Welle's (DW) local colleagues!
DW Akademie - John Kizza
www.make-it-in-germany.com is the official multilingual online portal for international qualified professionals. It helps them find out how to make a success of coming to Germany – from preparations in their home countries to arriving and getting settled in.
Working, training and studying in Germany