Making Waves: Charlie Lowthian-Rickert

Sian Griffiths meets a 10-year-old who is already a veteran transgender activist.

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NI 497 - Peace in Colombia? Hope and fears - November, 2016

Making Waves: Sakena Yacoobi

Veronique Mistiaen meets Afghanistan’s ‘mother of education’, who for more than two decades has been transforming lives through community-based learning.

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NI 495 - Trade unions - rebuild, renew, resist - September, 2016

Making waves: Kholoud Waleed

Dario Sabaghi talks to Kholoud Waleed about her battle for freedom of speech in Syria.

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NI 490 - Blood brothers - Saudi Arabia and the West - March, 2016

Making waves: Rajendra Singh

Rajendra Singh is reviving Indian villages through traditional rainwater harvesting.

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NI 485 - Syria’s good guys - Inside a forgotten revolution - September, 2015

Making waves: Masih Alinejad

Exiled Iranian journalist Masih Alinejad is using social media to challenge Iran’s compulsory hijab law. Lucinda Homa Gray meets her.

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NI 484 - Capitalism is spinning out of control - July, 2015

Making Waves: Maryam Abdulhadi al-Khawaja

Bahraini activist Maryam Abdulhadi al-Khawaja smiles in the face of adversity.

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NI 483 - Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion - June, 2015

Making Waves: Catherine Hamlin

Sofi Lundin meets Catherine Hamlin, Nobel Peace Prize nominee and doctor extraordinaire.

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NI 478 - NGOs - Do they help? - December, 2014

Making waves: Barat Ali Batoor

The Afghan photo-journalist is using his own experience of asylum to help others. He speaks to Michelle Slater.

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NI 477 - Big oil RIP? - November, 2014

Making Waves: Desmond D'Sa

The South African environmental justice crusader has taken on the industrial giants despoiling his community. He tells Veronique Mistiaen of the strength of a people united behind a cause.

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NI 475 - Gold trouble - September, 2014

Making Waves: Afghanistan's theatre of the oppressed

Encouraging people to act out their trauma results not just in empathy but in action. Hjalmar Jorge Joffre-Eichhorn has witnessed the transformation first hand.

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NI 473 - The politics of language loss - June, 2014
Dean Peacock

Making Waves: Dean Peacock

Dean Peacock , the director of Sonke Gender Justice Network, is determined to engage men and boys in women’s rights. By Janey Stephenson.

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NI 468 - Fracking - the gathering storm - December, 2013

Maha Alasil

For the half a million Syrians who have fled to Jordan, the struggle to survive is far from over. Nigel Wilson meets an ordinary woman making an extraordinary effort to help those in need.

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NI 466 - Where have all the girls gone? - October, 2013
Reconnecting with his roots: Paul Wimbush at Tir-y-gael in Wales.

Hermit Principle: an interview with Paul Wimbush:

The co-founder of an eco-village is creating the future he wants to see, as Rin Simpson discovers.

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NI 464 - Debt - a global scam - July, 2013
Azzam Alwash in the new flourishing marshlands.

Making waves: Azzam Alwash

Veronique Mistiaen meets the environmentalist who has breathed new life into Iraq’s Garden of Eden.

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NI 463 - Argentina's challenge - June, 2013

Interview with Khanim Latif

Iraqi campaigner Khanim Latif on her lifelong fight for feminism.

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NI 458 - Internet showdown - December, 2012
Bunker Roy shares a joke
with one of his trainee
grandmothers.

African grannies go solar

Indian activist Bunker Roy is bringing electric light to rural villages by training up grandmothers as solar engineers, reports Georgia Hanias.

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NI 453 - Protection racket - June, 2012
Tom Kocherry

Tom Kocherry: fisher for justice

The 71-year-old legend of social movement politics in India shows no signs of slowing down, as Richard Swift discovers.

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NI 452 - Mental health - May, 2012

Krystian Legierski: an interview with the Polish gay rights campaigner

Krystian Legierski believes the tide is turning in Poland. He speaks to James Gray about his struggles against a notoriously homophobic and xenophobic administration.

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NI 444 - The changing face of masculinity - July, 2011

Interview with Parvin Ardalan

Interview with Parvin Ardalan who is at the heart of the struggle for women's rights in Iran.

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NI 440 - Up in arms - March, 2011

Hugo Blanco

Leading voice for indigenous rights, Hugo Blanco.

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NI 439 - Who's pushing politicians' buttons? - January, 2011

PV Rajagopal: India's mass mobilizer

PV Rajagopal seeks a return to Ghandian values and wonders what happened to his country.

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NI 435 - Seed savers - September, 2010

Burundian peace worker Pascaline Nsekera

Working for peace: Burundian Pascaline Nsekera helps refugees in Canada, her adopted country.

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NI 433 - Deported! What happened next? - June, 2010

Durga Sob: Nepal’s trailblazing Dalit feminist

Durga Sob, founder of the Feminist Dalit Organization, is fighting discrimination in Nepal.

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NI 432 - Iraq - seven years later - May, 2010

Articles in this category displayed as a table:

Article title From magazine Publication date
Peace in Colombia? Hope and fears November, 2016
Trade unions - rebuild, renew, resist September, 2016
Blood brothers - Saudi Arabia and the West March, 2016
Syria’s good guys - Inside a forgotten revolution September, 2015
Capitalism is spinning out of control July, 2015
Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion June, 2015
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
Big oil RIP? November, 2014
Gold trouble September, 2014
The politics of language loss June, 2014
Fracking - the gathering storm December, 2013
Where have all the girls gone? October, 2013
Debt - a global scam July, 2013
Argentina's challenge June, 2013
Internet showdown December, 2012
Bad medicine November, 2012
Protection racket June, 2012
Mental health May, 2012
The changing face of masculinity July, 2011
Up in arms March, 2011
Who's pushing politicians' buttons? January, 2011
Seed savers September, 2010
Deported! What happened next? June, 2010
Iraq - seven years later May, 2010
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