International: BeyondTomorrow archive
March 29, 2017, 04:53 PM
How much money does a person need to earn to count as rich in Germany? And how does the country compare internationally? Find out in this month's quiz. more...
February 03, 2017, 05:12 PM
They are the same age and both have families and the same goals in life. But Francis Mwangi lives in a corrugated metal shack while Johan Kiharu owns a mansion with a swimming pool. A look at the lives of two men symbolizing a deeply unhealthy society. A Multimedia Story from Nairobi by Christoph Titz (Text) and Johnny Miller (360-Degree Photos and Drone Videos)
February 01, 2017, 03:04 PM
Are young people having a difficult time on the labor market? Which countries are best at providing maternity leave? And how does Germany fare in international comparisons? Take our quiz and find out. more...
January 24, 2017, 10:53 AM
In the land of child labor: Even as the world is seeking to eliminate child labor, Bolivia has passed a law enabling the practice -- with the support of many of the children who work. Expedition BeyondTomorrow went to Bolivia for a closer look. A Multimedia Story from Bolivia by David Böcking (Text) and Yvette Paz-Soldan (Photos/Videos)
January 23, 2017, 01:15 PM
The international community has set the goal of sending every child in the world to school by 2030. Is that really likely to happen? Find out in our interactive quiz. more...
November 30, 2016, 06:32 PM
Children of immigrants fare worse in school? You have to go to college if you want to earn a lot of money? There are plenty of myths surrounding social advancement in Germany -- and many of them are out of step with reality. more...
November 30, 2016, 06:31 PM
Janis McDavid, 25, was born with no arms and legs. But he still goes to university, drives a car and travels the world. Today he is embarking on his career. How, though, does he do it? more... [ Video | Comment ]
November 30, 2016, 06:21 PM
Originally from Ghana, Dayan Kodua was the first black Miss Schleswig-Holstein and has become a successful actress in Germany. But she still finds herself frequently confronted by stereotypes. How does she fight back? more... [ Video ]
November 30, 2016, 05:56 PM
Lore Marie Peschel-Gutzeit is one of Germany's best known female lawyers. At 84, she still works six days a week. She managed to break through just about every glass ceiling there was in law and politics on her way to the top. But at what cost? more... [ Video | Comment ]
November 30, 2016, 05:47 PM
After a long illness, Christian Brüggmann, 56, sent out 150 applications in an attempt to return to his previous career in banking. He received 150 rejections. "Then I'll just drive a cab," he told himself -- and started down the road to happiness. more... [ Video | Comment ]
November 30, 2016, 05:40 PM
As a schoolchild, Barbara Sengelhoff was often insulted and maltreated by her teachers and frequently cried on her way to school. Later, she became a teacher herself. It was a good decision. more... [ Video | Comment ]