Refugreenergy is the story of young social entrepreneurs who, concerned about global warming and the situation of refugees in Europe, have decided to take action. We met with Théo, one of the founders of this controversial start-up.
In a time where Europe’s socio-political context is unstable, the responsibility of the press can be important. But in a region where there are still young people who have lived through war, a responsible press is essential. Here is a portrait of three media organisations committed to fighting against social divisions in Eastern Europe.
After the huge waves of protests that hit Poland's streets in 2016 called the 'black protests', women in Poland are having serious déjà-vus. A new 'stop abortion' bill is on the table, and they are taking to the streets (once again). We care!
Romanian teenagers are living in a glass cube. In an age where teenage relationships start and end online and where it's easiest to hide behind a smartphone screen, it can be difficult to find refuge. Stories from the ground show just how complex the issue is.
Glyphosate is one of the most advanced sales Monsanto has ever made. It's an herbicide that has been declared detrimental for the environment by hundreds of studies, yet one that the EU has avowed harmless. In the midst of the battle between pro-pesticide lobbyists, Member States and NGOs, one group sticks out: individuals dressed up as animals, ready to do whatever it takes to ban the product.
Young people in Greece no longer watch the news. At least not often, and they are not ashamed to say it. The general consensus among young Greeks is that the Fourth Estate is no longer trustworthy; it is only used to spread fear so that politicians behind the media corporations can get their way. But if they read the news selectively and full of doubt, how do they stay informed?
Barbara is an Italian bartender based in Paris. She's fighting gender stereotypes in an industry that was dominated by men for a very long time. Her goal? To show other women that they can overcome the close-mindedness of others. In this mini-documentary, Barbara explains the importance of reclaiming power as a woman.
The Clearstream Affair, Luxleaks, Paradise Papers… they have revealed the most important scandals of our time, only to end up paying a high price, sometimes as high as their lives. Today, whistle-blowers are sending out a cry for help in face of legal loopholes and a silent EU. Denis Robert and Raphaël Halet were the first to do so.
[SPECIAL] Tomorrow is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. It's the first time that a huge number of women from all overt the world are speaking out against sexual harassment and violence. #MeToo and #BalanceTonPorc are just the tip of the iceberg. There's power in numbers. That's the point.