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UN Women’s ‘Orange the World’ kicks off 16 days of activism to fight gender-based violence

In some countries, intimate partner violence accounts for between 40 and 70 per cent of female murder victims

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German parliament moves to partially ban the burka

Members of the lower house of parliament in Germany have approved a law that partially bans the full-face Islamic veil known as the burka.

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Female clerics declare fatwa on child marriage in Indonesia

Ministry for Foreign Affairs releases reports on human rights in 135 countries

Trump plan to end funding to women’s issues bureau revealed

Star soccer player kicked off national women’s team in Iran for not wearing hijab

Beyoncé's latest drop is four college scholarships

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women`s equality, peace and development

Gender in the world

Ivanka Trump in Berlin to talk women's economic empowerment

Ivanka Trump is in Berlin on her first international outing as a White House adviser, where she will join Angela Merkel to discuss ways to encourage women's economic empowerment

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Saudi Arabia elected to UN women's rights commission

Rural women in India take alcohol ban into their own hands

Gender in Caucasus

Meet the first Georgian girl studying at the Royal Military Academy in the UK

23-year old Jilda Tsurtsumia is the first cadet girl that will continue studying at the Sandhurst Royal Military Academy in the United Kingdom

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Appeal of the civil society organizations

Georgia marks beginning of Gender Week  

It`s interesting to know

Meet the woman who just made American space history

When Peggy Whitson woke up this morning, she broke a record: It's her 535th day in space. And what she misses most about Earth is a good hot shower

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United States' first female Muslim judge, Sheila Abdus-Salaam, found dead in New York

A Muppet with autism to be welcomed soon on 'Sesame Street'  

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

London mayor Khan urged to lead campaign on female genital mutilation

An estimated 170,000 women and girls in Britain have undergone FGM and 65,000 pre-teen girls are thought to be at risk

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Bill O'Reilly out at Fox after harassment allegations

Brazilian goalkeeper charged with torture and murder of ex-girlfriend - 'Mistakes happen. I’m not a bad guy'

IDP Georgia

Geneva International Discussions feature Abkhazia and Tskhinvali

Security issues and humanitarian situation in Russian occupied regions of Georgia – Abkhazia and Tskhinvali were discussed at the Geneva International Discussions on March 28-29

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Public Defender: women’s, children’s rights most at risk in breakaway regions

OSCE hopes to support conflict resolution, peacebuilding in Georgia

National minorities

The Only Azerbaijani Female Candidate in Georgia's Parliamentary Elections: Samira Ismayilova

Of 30 ethnic Azerbaijanis that have put forward their candidacy for the Georgian parliamentary elections that will take place on October 8, only one of them is a woman

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Presentation of the Project “Women as Agents for Change and Empowerment” was Held in Borjomi  

Iranian city picks Islamic republic's first female minority ethnic mayor

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Women’s Fund in Georgia is honored to invite you to 2016 Kato Mikeladze Award Ceremony

Women's Peacekeeping Award

 

Appeal

Petition for Support of Female Supreme Court Chair Candidates

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Women’s Information Center Demands GDS Apologize

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Women in Politics - a New Agenda!

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Appeal to women living in Abkhazia

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Video archive

Research on Youth Views on Gender Equality

 

Gender policy

Political power "firmly in men's hands," global parliamentary official says

Lebanon protests urged after man picked as first women's affairs minister

Women lawmakers face sexism, violence on job - report

 

Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

France arrests at least two people a day for buying sex under new law - charity

Special Report : Inside the DR Congo Mines That Exploit Children

Ireland passes law making it a crime to buy sex

 

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