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At D+C/E+Z, we are proud of our international network of authors. It is particularly important to us to be a platform for voices from the global south. Some authors contribute on a regular basis, others don't. Here you can find information about the people behind the contributions.

is a social advisor in a refugee shelter in Frankfurt. She also volunteers with the Forward For Women association against female circumcision.  

All articles of Mariame Racine Sow

Women’s rights

Men must play their part in women’s empowerment

Mariame Racine Sow is a women’s rights activist from Senegal who appreciates that development and feminism are linked

Female genital mutilation

“Violence is related to a variety of social conditions”

The organisation Forward for Women assists women in Germany and Senegal who have been affected by female genital mutilation


Highs and lows of immigrant life in Germany

Three immigrants in Frankfurt tell their story

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