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Google workers around the world protest its corporate culture

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-11-02

Organizers said Google executives, like leaders at other companies affected by the #metoo movement, have been slow to address some structural issues

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Supreme Court acquits Asia Bibi after blasphemy charges not proven

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-10-31

The Supreme Court acquitted Asia Bibi, a Christian woman sentenced to death over blasphemy allegations

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Vietnam has first female president, but activists are unimpressed

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-09-25

Vietnam's first female president belies a deep gender imbalance in the communist country's politics and society

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Somali 10-year-old dies after undergoing female genital mutilation

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-07-23

A 10-year-old girl in central Somalia has died after undergoing FGM, prompting calls from campaigners to criminalise the internationally condemned practice in a country

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Chinese police are reportedly cutting the dresses off of Uighur Muslim women in public

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-07-18

The alleged dress-cutting campaign is part of a systematic approach from the Chinese government at eradicating the people’s traditional identity and forcing assimilation.

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Tamara Mearakishvili tells reasons for her hunger strike

Category: Gender in Caucasus 

2018-07-04

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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India most dangerous country for women with sexual violence rife - global poll

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-06-26

War-torn Afghanistan and Syria ranked second and third in the Thomson Reuters Foundation survey of about 550 experts on women's issues

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Gender pay gap costs global economy $160tn, says World Bank study

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-06-04

Analysis of lifetime earnings across 141 countries suggests failure to reward women and men equally generates huge global loss

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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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