We talk to Selmin Çalışkan about her idea of a better world.
As Secretary-General of Amnesty International Germany, Selmin Çalışkan campaigns for human rights all over the world. She has worked for several years in Afghanistan, supported women’s rights and human rights work in Liberia and the Democratic Republic of Congo, and helped establish a European network for women migrants. Çalışkan, a qualified translator, sends the world a clear message in her fight against torture and other human rights abuses.
Lemonaid is a project based in Hamburg’s central St. Pauli district. We produce the fair drinks Lemonaid and ChariTea. We support sustainable and equitable agriculture by using raw ingredients sourced from small farmers all over the world. In addition, each bottle we sell finances social projects in these farming regions. This is our contribution towards creating a better world.
For more information, visit: lemonaid.de | charitea.com | lemonaid-charitea-ev.org
FilmFabrique is a network of film-makers based in Hamburg’s Gängeviertel, a quarter run by a collective and dedicated to social and cultural initiatives. Emerging from a protest against the planned demolition of the area, the Gängeviertel is now a defining part of Hamburg’s cultural landscape – and a thriving alternative form of urban development.
For more information, visit: filmfabrique.de
Music: Jahzzar: Room with a view