Doreen Fiedler

ARTICLES

3 years ago

IT Comes To The Aid Of Bangalore's Rubbish Collectors

A new app is turning Bangalore's trash to treasure for the city's waste pickers. Bangalore - In a warehouse in India's IT capital Bangalore, eight women and men sit on bast fiber mats, sorting...
3 years ago

Indonesia's Homegrown Female Entrepreneurs

The creation of a new credit cooperative is empowering Indonesian women living under Sharia Law. Banda Aceh - Standing between piles of sweets, noodles and sacks of rice, Khairani is clearly the...
3 years ago

Stolen Treasure

Sri Lanka's treasure hunters are wrecking ancient cultural artifacts.Colombo, Sri Lanka - The reclining Buddha statue in Danagirigala, Sri Lanka now only has one eye. Treasure hunters pulled out the...