On ‘World Mental Health Day,’ Human Rights Watch (HRW) is using the hashtag #BreakTheChains to ramp up awareness for their on-going campaign to end human shackling in Indonesia.
“I say to every customer: please don't pity us. We are different, we are overcoming boundaries," says teenage waiter Evren.
What you buy, what you read, where you go, who you talk to; it all counts as credits or penalities in China's vast new monitoring system, and your results can determine your basic freedoms.
Tens of thousands of Russians have joined nationwide rallies to protest against an unpopular pension reform plan that will raise the retirement age.
Women in England may have to give up work to look after their elderly relatives unless care workers from the European Union are given priority after Brexit, ministers have warned.
Elvira Monreal Rodríguez talks to Euronews about the fight that exists within every human being, and the pleasure that she takes in awakening it.
Our fifth #Europeanhero is a youth worker in Sweden. He believes everyone has good in them, and that a smile or a kind word may be all that is required to bring it out.
Juha Kaakinen is an architect and leading proponent of the "Housing First" approach in Finland. As CEO of the Y Foundation, he helps to provide permanent housing for the homeless, bringing dignity to people's lives, and drastically cutting the number of rough sleepers.
Roots of EU celebrated, as bloc faces rise in Euroscepticism
A new, dangerous class has emerged amid growing inequalities and insecurities.
International Roma Day shines light on social inclusion and poverty issues
“This past year has resolutely confirmed the existence of another Europe: a Europe not merely ignored but also misunderstood, not just despised but also forgotten — a Europe of the homeless," says the new report.
Through a partnership with supermarkets and shops, Action Hunger will offer products including food, toiletries and books, in the machines which will be available to homeless people 24 hours a day.
This is the story of Remesh, the brand leading the upcycling movement in Romania.
It was both simple and easy to read: “Merry Christmas” - not “Xmas”.
The Leader of the Social Democratic Party is looking to make up ground on Chancellor Angela Merkel, who sits ten points ahead in the polls going into Sunday's federal election.
The innovative UK scheme that uses private investment to reduce the number of young delinquents reoffending has set an example for the world
Britain’s housing safety scandal is getting worse by the hour as more tower blocks fail the fire safety checks carried out after the deadly Grenfell tower blaze.
In South Africa, knitting is being used to beat gang culture.
Armed with nothing more than wool and needles, grandmother Connie Abrahams is
Pope Francis' surprise TED talk carries a message of warning to the powerful.
If agreed, the proposal means the maximum pensions and disability benefits for around 32,000 former officials would be no larger than the average state payout.
A gay black dancer deals with the difficulties in modern day Miami.
Four friends with Down syndrome have launched a pizza company with a difference in Buenos Aires.
"We don't discriminate: we bite men, women and children equally," says one participant.