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Save the Children report says 1.2bn children at risk

The charity's second End of Childhood index says more than 1.2 billion children face these threats, with 153 million facing all three

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Upskirting to be made criminal offence with two-year prison sentence under proposed law

“Upskirting” is to become a criminal offence punishable by up to two years in prison under a proposed new law

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‘My body, my choice’: Argentina moves closer to legal abortion with key vote

Swedish Airport Advises Girls to Tuck a Spoon in Their Underwear

UK top court says it can't demand abortion law change in N.Ireland

New Zealand former sex worker becomes a dame in Queen's birthday honours

Hollywood mogul Weinstein pleads not guilty to rape-lawyer

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women`s equality, peace and development

Gender in the world

Gender pay gap costs global economy $160tn, says World Bank study

Analysis of lifetime earnings across 141 countries suggests failure to reward women and men equally generates huge global loss

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Denmark bans the wearing of face veils in public

Britain's May refuses to relax Northern Ireland abortion rules

Gender in Caucasus

Where are the Women in Armenia's Revolution?

Indeed, only two of the new government’s 17 ministers - for culture and for labour and social affairs - are women. All three deputy prime ministers are all men

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

Georgian Women March against Misogyny and Racism

It`s interesting to know

Woman to be archbishop in the Anglican Church of Canada for first time

The Anglican Diocese of New Westminster says a woman has been elected an archbishop in the Anglican Church of Canada for the first time

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Hero Southwest Pilot Says Flying Gave Her 'Opportunity to Witness for Christ on Every Flight'

Most married women preferring hanging out with friends over husbands, survey finds

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

Fury over Peru president’s reaction to woman’s murder by stalker

Women’s rights activists in Peru have expressed outrage after the country’s president responded to the murder of a woman who was burned to death by a stalker by saying “sometimes that’s how life is”

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Embattled Missouri Governor Eric Greitens resigns amid scandals

Thousands enslaved in forced marriages across UK, investigation finds

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

Beyond the Shelter

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

 

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

Newly-resurfaced video of Allison Mack purportedly shows how she tried to lure women into alleged sex cult

21st century slavery: European anti-trafficking experts raise the alarm over labour exploitation

Pope Francis asks forgiveness for all Christians who buy sex from women

 

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