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3 Teen Sisters Crush Coding Records, Stereotypes

Ritika Trikha
Category: Gender in Caucasus
2016-04-20

Chances are, 11-year-old programmer Mari Machaidze is growing up in a pretty different world than you and me

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US Celebrates Contribution of 10 Young Global Leaders

Category: Gender in the world
2016-04-20

Ten remarkable young people from around the world will be recognized by the SD for their efforts to create constructive social change at the inaugural Global Emerging Young Leaders Award

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Why do most Russian women hate feminism?

Diana Bruk
Category: Gender in the world
2016-04-19

More importantly, Russian women often visibly grimace at the word “feminism,” which is filled with negative connotations, such as sloppiness, laziness, aggression, and vulgarity

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Man arrested in Tbilisi for slitting wife’s throat

Category: Gender based violence
2016-04-19

The Public Defender’s 2015 annual report states that there nearly 20 cases of gender motivated murders of women in 2015

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Georgian no longer language of instruction in Gali, Abkhazia

Category: IDP Georgia
2016-04-19

There are now no schools using Georgian as language of instruction in Gali, a part of the breakaway region Abkhazia where 97 percent of the population are ethnic Georgians

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Afghan teenager braves threats, family pressure to lead women's orchestra

Category: Women and Culture
2016-04-18

Now living in an orphanage in the Afghan capital of Kabul, Negin leads the Zohra orchestra, an ensemble of 35 women at the Afghanistan National Institute for Music

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The Romanian woman saving victims of sex trafficking

Renate van der Zee
Category: Trafficking
2016-04-18

Romania is the European Union country with the highest number of reported victims of human trafficking. The majority are women and girls trafficked into the sex industry

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U.N. says new sex abuse allegations against peacekeepers in Congo

Category: Gender based violence
2016-04-18

The U.N. peacekeeping mission in Democratic Republic of Congo said on Saturday it had received new allegations of sexual abuse against its soldiers

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Just married at 13: Inside the child marriages that are on the rise in rural China after nation abandons one-child rule

Category: Gender in the world
2016-04-15

Unaware of birth control, the teen wife was soon pregnant and dropped out of school - a fate similar to an increasing number of child brides in rural China

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