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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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India makes Islamic 'triple-talaq' instant divorce punishable by up to three years in prison

India has made the Islamic practice of "instant divorce" a criminal offence punishable by up to three years in prison

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No women, no progress, development experts warn

Man arrested for sharing breakfast with woman in Saudi Arabia  

'No need for birth control': Tanzanian president's views cause outrage

Longtime CBS chief Les Moonves steps down amid hail of new sexual misconduct accusations

Global hunger increasing, UN warns

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

Gender in the world

Michelle Bachelet of Chile Nominated to Be Next UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has nominated Michelle Bachelet, a former president of Chile, to become the next UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

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Argentina senate rejects bill to legalise abortion

Saudi Arabia freezes Canada trade ties for urging activists' release

Gender in Caucasus

Tamara Mearakishvili tells reasons for her hunger strike

Tamara Mearakishvili, a South-Ossetian activist, who went on a hunger strike in connection with the criminal prosecution, including on charges of defaming the ruling party "United Ossetia"

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Where are the Women in Armenia's Revolution?

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

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Study finds women are statistically much better drivers than men

A new study has revealed that despite gender stereotypes that portray women as bad at driving, women are actually significantly less likely to get into car accidents than men

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Tokyo med school lowered female applicants’ test scores

Swedish student gives Afghan refugee reprieve from deportation with protest on airplane

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Gender based violence

Tunisia: horrific sexual assaults and calls for castrating rapists

Over the last two weeks, horrific rape stories related to minors and children have appeared on social media platforms in Tunisia

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Women caned in Malaysia for attempting to have lesbian sex

France outlaws lewd cat-calls to women in public amid attack uproar

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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The youth exhibitions and installations

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

Colombia shatters glass ceiling with gender-equal cabinet

Men hold the top 14 positions in Theresa May’s cabinet

Walk the talk: India's opposition urges Modi to pass women's bill

 

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Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

Interpol rescues 85 children in Sudan trafficking ring

Mother Teresa India charity 'sold babies'

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

 

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