Collections

Although our cartoonists draw about a wide range of issues, some subjects get a lot of ink. On this page, you can find the collections we have created about these subjects, grouping together some of our favorite cartoons that provide different perspectives and global coverage.

 

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Disabilities

The inclusion of persons with disabilities is an essential condition to upholding human rights, sustainable development, and peace and security, says the UN. But there is still a long way to go, say our cartoonists.

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Omicron

Yet another variant of concern has emerged. The newest mutation of the coronavirus is named Omicron.

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Violence against women

Violence against women is a major public health problem and a violation of women's human rights. Global estimates published by WHO indicate that about 1 in 3 (35%) of women worldwide have experienced either physical and/or sexual intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime.

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Black Friday

Black Friday is an informal name for the Friday following Thanksgiving Day in the United States, marking the beginning of the Christmas shopping season.

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Digital addiction

We are becoming more and more dependent on digital technology. Can we still live without?

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Migrants stranded between Belarus and Poland

Thousands of people are stranded at the border with Poland, enduring freezing conditions in the hope of crossing into the EU, caught in a political game between Belarus and Europe.

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COP26

The COP26 summit will bring parties together to accelerate action towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. Yeah, right...

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Justice

Lady Justice is frequently used by cartoonists to show justice, or (even more often) injustice.

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The church and child abuse

The Catholic clergy in France sexually abused an estimated 216,000 minors over the past seven decades. The Church prioritized the protection of the institution over survivors, who were urged to stay silent.

 

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Shortages in the UK

A lack of lorry drivers to deliver goods has lead to fuel shortages and shortages in supermarkets and other stores across the UK.

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Mass tourism

Before corona, increasing tourism was a significant threat for the environment. Will we see a return of mass tourism when the pandemic ends?

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AUKUS

AUKUS is a trilateral security pact between Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States, announced on 15 September 2021, causing a diplomatic row between France and Australia over a broken submarine contract.

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Parents & children

Our parents have a profound influence on the people we become, by passing on their genetic material to us, and (for most of us) by guiding us to adulthood. In this collection you can find some cartoon perspectives on childhood and parenting.