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UN Women’s ‘Orange the World’ kicks off 16 days of activism to fight gender-based violence

In some countries, intimate partner violence accounts for between 40 and 70 per cent of female murder victims

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Georgia is about to host women’s global business forum

“21th century challenges in business – this is the main topic of the Global Business Forum which takes place on September 15-16 in Georgia.

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Mother and daughter horribly scarred in brutal acid attack in India STILL live with attacker

Brenda Hale to become first female president of supreme court

Georgian Women March against Misogyny and Racism

An Audi commercial in China compared women to used cars  

Bid to ease Chile's abortion ban hits roadblock

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

Gender in the world

First Saudi jobs website for women aims to get more women in the workforce

An Algerian biomedical engineer is on a mission to make it easier for women to find work in Saudi Arabia by creating the first job-searching website for females

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Britain to ban all ads that objectify women or promote gender stereotypes  

Chile's senate passes bill to ease strict abortion ban

Gender in Caucasus

LGBT activists and supporters leave protest area with the help of police officers

LGBT activists, representatives of NGOs and ordinary citizens took part in the event. The main slogan of the rally was -"Do not stand on the side of violence."

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Advocating Gender Balance in Georgia’s Transportation System

Georgian schools to teach gender equality in curriculum

It`s interesting to know

Jane Austen takes pride of place on Britain's new plastic tenner

The Bank of England unveiled its first plastic 10 pound note on Tuesday, which features 19th century British novelist Jane Austen and will be available to the public from September

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Tube to change 'ladies and gentlemen' announcements

Norway youth parties want free prescription contraceptives for under-16s

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

Saudi Arabia to introduce physical education for schoolgirls

Physical education for women is controversial in Saudi Arabia, where conservatives consider it immodest

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El Salvador teen rape victim sentenced to 30 years in prison after stillbirth

NHS attended to 9,000 FGM cases in England last year, report reveals

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

Women's Peacekeeping Award

 

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

Europe at heart of Emmanuel Macron's Left-Right government with gender parity and female defence minister

Breakthrough as Kenya poised to elect first female governors

Political power "firmly in men's hands," global parliamentary official says

 

Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

France arrests at least two people a day for buying sex under new law - charity

Special Report : Inside the DR Congo Mines That Exploit Children

Ireland passes law making it a crime to buy sex

 

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