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Kait Bolongaro

Arts & Culture

Tattoos in Kinshasa: Overcoming conflict and taboos

Tattoos bring a certain permanence in one of the world's most uncertain places.

Tattoos in Kinshasa: Overcoming conflict and taboos

Human Rights

Living with Down's syndrome in Kinshasa, DRC

In Democratic Republic of Congo, those living with the condition are challenging misunderstandings about it.

Living with Down's syndrome in Kinshasa, DRC

Syrian Refugees

Waging a lyrical war against Syria's Bashar al-Assad

Refugees of Rap use their music to promote regime change in war-torn Syria and to tell the stories of refugees.

Waging a lyrical war against Syria's Bashar al-Assad

Africa

Senegal's handicrafts: Made in China?

Cheaper Chinese-made products may soon eclipse locally made traditional crafts.

Senegal's handicrafts: Made in China?

Syrian Refugees

Palestinian Syrians: Twice refugees

As refugees continue to flee civil war in Syria, the road to asylum remains difficult for some Syrian-born Palestinians.

Palestinian Syrians: Twice refugees

Human Rights

Welcome to Syrian Berlin: A refugee tour of the city

Six sets of Syrians living in six different districts of the German capital explain what being a Berliner means to them.

Welcome to Syrian Berlin: A refugee tour of the city

Arts & Culture

Keeping Syrian cinema alive in exile

Syrian filmmakers who fled the war explain how they are keeping their country alive on film.

Keeping Syrian cinema alive in exile

Human Rights

Refugees take centre stage at Berlin's film festival

Special programmes for young refugees use the power of cinema to foster intercultural understanding.

Refugees take centre stage at Berlin's film festival

Poverty & Development

The Syrian cheese-maker of Bavaria

How a Syrian refugee is bringing a little piece of home to Germany in the form of traditional Syrian cheese.

The Syrian cheese-maker of Bavaria

Politics

Is the German city of Cologne shifting to the right?

As the city's traditionally liberal identity is challenged, we meet those on the right who stand to gain.

Is the German city of Cologne shifting to the right?

Features

France's growing income inequality problem

As the world's elite gather at the World Economic Forum in Davos, many Paris citizens struggling just to get by.

France's growing income inequality problem

Politics

Future of France's Jewish community

After deadly attacks, French Jews are conflicted whether to risk life in France or move to Israel.

Future of France's Jewish community