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Nearly two-thirds of global workforce in the ‘informal’ economy

Category: Events 

2018-05-02

More than 61 per cent of the world’s employed population – two billion people – earn their livelihoods in the informal sector, the United Nations labour agency said

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Viral photo prompts Indonesian government moves toward banning child marriage

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-04-24

A photo of two young teenagers trying to register their marriage on the island of Sulawesi has been shared widely online since last week

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Tammy Duckworth becomes first senator to give birth in office

Category: It`s interesting to know 

2018-04-10

The Democrat gave birth to her second daughter on Monday. She is also one of only 10 lawmakers to give birth while serving in Congress

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Finland is the happiest country in the world, says UN report

Category: Events 

2018-03-16

Nordic nations take top four places in happiness rankings, with annual study also charting the decline of the US

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Progress of women in world's parliaments is slowing: IPU report

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-03-07

In 2017 there were some positive developments in women's participation in elections, the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) said, but progress in female representation is slowing

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Wife is covered in bruises so husband could degrade her one final time before her death

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-12-21

A man who battered his common-law wife into a coma and filmed it to show off to his friends is facing 15 years in jail after she died

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Russian victims of domestic abuse forced to pay perpetrator’s fine

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-12-19

Rights campaigners condemn law that orders wife to pay spouse’s penalty for violence if they share bank account

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South Korea to reconsider its abortion ban

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-12-01

South Korea will reconsider its ban on elective abortion procedures, the South Korean president’s office said

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Girl, 16, paraded naked in Pakistan after 'honour' row

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-11-07

Villagers in a remote area of north-west Pakistan are in shock after armed men forced a 16-year-old girl to walk half-naked through the village, claiming it was to redeem their family honour

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In China women 'hold up half the sky' but can't touch the political glass ceiling

Category: Gender policy 

2017-10-17

Few expect any women to be appointed to China’s top political body when it holds its five-yearly meeting on Wednesday

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