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The gender gap is on course to close... in 99 years

The gap between men and women, measured in terms of political influence, economic gain and health and education, has narrowed over the last year, but will take another century to disappear WEF said

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Somalia executes two men by firing squad for girl's gang rape and murder

The killing triggered demonstrations calling for authorities to enforce a law to secure justice in the east African nation, where rape victims are stigmatized

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Greek athlete chosen to be the first woman to ever start the Olympic Torch Relay

Taylor Swift Drops "The Man" Lyric Video With a Powerful Message  

Female genital mutilation hurts economies, says WHO

Finland to give dads same parental leave as mums

Teenage climate activist nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

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

Gender in the world

India backs looser abortion laws in boost for women

If the bill is passed, the change would replace a nearly 50-year-old law and extend the abortion deadline to 24 weeks from 20

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Equality won't happen by itself, says Finnish PM

Saudi military opens first women’s section

Gender in Caucasus

Working meetings in frames of the coalition project

The coalition – Unity, the Association of IDP Women “Consent”, the Women's Information Center (Tbilisi) and Cultural - Humanitarian Fund “Sukhumi” (Kutaisi) began working on the project

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Tamara Mearakishvili tells reasons for her hunger strike

Where are the Women in Armenia's Revolution?

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The winner of Miss Germany is political correctness

After 93 years of existence, Miss Germany has decided that there will be no man in the jury this year. The competition wants to judge the candidates mainly on their personality

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World's 22 richest men wealthier than all the women in Africa, study finds

National Archives removes exhibit that altered images of Women's March

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

"Marry-your-rapist" bill to be introduced by lawmakers in Turkey

A law which would allow men accused of having sex with girls who are under 18 to avoid punishment if they marry their victims is set to be introduced to parliament in Turkey

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Japanese journalist wins damages in high-profile lawsuit over alleged rape

Turkey's women lawmakers stage Las Tesis 'rapist is you' protest

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

 

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Research on Youth Views on Gender Equality

 

Gender policy

With a nod from parliament, Greece gets first female president

Barack Obama: Women are better leaders than men

Britain elects record number of female lawmakers in 2019 election

 

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Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

To end slavery, free 10,000 people a day for a decade, report says

Interpol rescues 85 children in Sudan trafficking ring

Mother Teresa India charity 'sold babies'

 

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