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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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Merriam-Webster's 2017 Words of the Year

Merriam-Webster's Word of the Year for 2017 is feminism. The word was a top lookup throughout the year, with several spikes that corresponded to various news reports and events

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3 women who have accused Trump of sexual misconduct speak out again on Megyn Kelly’s show

Why Nato must defend women's rights

U.S. lawmakers propose ban on arbitration of sexual misconduct claims

Hope Solo announces she's running for U.S. Soccer presidency

Australian Parliament allows same-sex marriages

Projects - UNDP Georgia Kvinna till Kvinna
women`s equality, peace and development

Gender in the world

Angelina Jolie Calls for International Female Solidarity Through Art: "Help Them Tell Their Stories"

"Art influences. Art catches the imagination. Art challenges orthodoxy and societies where women are denied freedom of expression," said the actress at THR's annual Women in Entertainment breakfast

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Brazil environmentalist Marina Silva to run for president in 2018

South Korea to reconsider its abortion ban

Gender in Caucasus

WIC project manager Nazi Burduladze on women's movement in Georgia

Women’s Information Center’s project manager Nazi Burduladze speaks to Radio GIPA (FM94.3) about women’s movement in Georgia, recent march, follow ups and future plans.

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Georgian Women March against Misogyny and Racism

LGBT activists and supporters leave protest area with the help of police officers

It`s interesting to know

Gitanjali Rao: Girl of 12 takes US young scientist prize

A schoolgirl aged 12 has been honoured as "America's top young scientist" for inventing a quick, low-cost test to detect lead-contaminated water

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Bahraini cover of ‘No Woman, No Cry’ raises eyebrows on social media  

The World's Highest-Paid Women In Music 2017

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

Pakistani family murder newlyweds over free-will marriage in 'honour' killing

Pakistani police say they have arrested ten people for killing a newly-wed couple who entered into a free-will marriage in the southern port city of Karachi

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Norway: police uncover more than 150 rapes and sexual assaults in Lapland

Trudeau Calls On Men To Stand Up For Women's Rights

IDP Georgia

Special Report of the Public Defender of Georgia on the Rights of Conflict Affected Population

The report also puts forward the recommendations of the Public Defender to improve the rights of conflict affected population

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Geneva International Discussions feature Abkhazia and Tskhinvali

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

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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Announcements

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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

In China women 'hold up half the sky' but can't touch the political glass ceiling

62 men and 2 women – ruling party announces mayor candidates

Europe at heart of Emmanuel Macron's Left-Right government with gender parity and female defence minister

 

Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

Child sex abuse live streams rising at 'alarming rate' amid surge in 'cybersex trafficking'

More than 40 million people trapped in slavery: new global estimate

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

 

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