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Woman who faced off with neo-Nazis named one of year’s most inspiring by BBC


Category: Gender in the world
2016-12-05

Amid that turbulence, protesters often took center stage — and some of the most impactful protesters this year were women

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Study finds millions of China's 'missing girls' actually exist

Category: Gender in the world
2016-12-01

A controversial one-child policy that resulted in as many as 60 million "missing girls" in China, the most populous country on Earth.

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Indian husband and his family allegedly shave wife’s head for giving birth to daughter

Category: Gender based violence
2016-12-01

A woman in Agra alleged in a written complaint to police that her husband and in-laws had shaved her head and physically abused her for giving birth to a second baby girl

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A Young Woman Died In A Menstrual Hut In Nepal

Category: Gender based violence
2016-12-01

The Himalayan Times reported that the Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare is considering enacting a law to punish families who allow the practice, which is called chaupadi

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Saudi prince calls for end to country’s 'unjust' ban on women driving

Category: Gender in the world
2016-11-30

Prince Alwaleed bin Talal makes social and economic case for lifting ban, which he says is akin to denying women education

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We must continue to dream big’: an open letter from Serena Williams

Category: Gender in the world
2016-11-30

Writing for Porter Magazine’s Incredible Women of 2016 issue, the tennis star takes aim at the barriers that still hold women athletes back

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Whitewashing the abuse of women – in pictures

Category: Gender based violence
2016-11-29

Photographer Bhargavi Joshi’s series of images represent the violence and injustices that confront women worldwide, regardless of their age, race, culture, education background

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Powerful video shows battered woman reverse the effects of domestic violence


Category: Gender in the world
2016-11-29

UNFPA on November 25 launched a new campaign that is covering 16 days of activism featuring 16 women working to counteract domestic abuse in a call to end gender-based violence

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Moroccan TV shows offers makeup tips to hide domestic violence


Category: Gender based violence
2016-11-29

A Moroccan television broadcaster has apologized for airing a segment that advised women on how to use makeup to cover up signs of domestic violence, the BBC reports

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