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Aviva Freudmann


last contributed to D+C/E+Z in summer of 2022 as a free-lance author based in South Carolina, USA.

All articles of Aviva Freudmann

Summer Special

Emancipation in Syria, both personal and political

“The other side of the river” shows a young Syrian woman’s personal liberation within the context of a wider effort to establish democracy


Women at work

How “2X Challenge” investments are making a difference

Financial inclusion

Investing in women

Investing in female-focused businesses yields big dividends for all concerned

Summer Special

Witch-hunting, then and now

The documentary “The Letter” shows how witch-hunting still haunts modern-day Kenya

Growing prosperity

Middle-class lifestyles start with $ 10 per person and day

The middle class is expanding, particularly in developing countries

Price negotiations

Paying over the odds

Thrashing out a vaccines pricing deal with multiple players

Summer Special

A battle for the soul of Islam

A feature film shows the threat of violent Islam coming to Senegal

Tumbling oil price

End of an era

The news went from bad to worse for OPEC in April


Oil majors feel the shock

Multinational oil companies are under pressure

Oil markets

How the mighty have fallen

Oil producers are not able to send shock waves through the global economy anymore

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