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UN peacekeeper in DR Congo honoured for combatting sexual violence on the frontlines

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-11-16

UN peacekeeper Major Seitebatso Pearl Block was commended for developing a Mission-wide, short message service campaign to combat gender-based abuse by connecting with women

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Activists Masih Alinejad and Zehra Doğan awarded ‘Freethinker’ prize

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-11-09

The Swiss Freethinker Association has awarded its 2017 “Freethinker” prize to two pioneering women: Kurdish journalist and painter Zehra Doğan and writer-activist Masih Alinejad.

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Michelle Pfeiffer Rips ‘Systemic’ Abuse of Women in Hollywood

Category: Gender based violence 


2017-11-08

Iconic actress Michelle Pfeiffer chimed in on the sexual assault and harassment scandal consuming Hollywood, telling the BCC that abuse of women in the film industry is “systemic.”

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Roman Polanski: topless protesters disrupt Paris retrospective

Category: Gender based violence 


2017-10-31

Dozens of men and women turned up for the protest against the director, who is wanted in the United States for statutory rape of a 13-year-old girl in 1977

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Gender equality best in Sweden, worst in Greece

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-10-17

Sweden and Denmark top the EU in terms of gender equality in society, while Greece and Hungary rank at the bottom.

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Game of Thrones star is referee for a day

Category: Sport 

2017-10-06

More than 1,000 people attended the event at the NIST campus as 16 women’s teams from across Thailand came together to compete in the one-day event

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Scary Mother by Ana Urushadze Wins at Locarno Film Festival

Category: Culture 

2017-08-14

Georgian Filmmaker Ana Urushadze won the Golden Leopard award for her film debut Scary Mother, in the best first feature category at Locarno Film Festival in Switzerland

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Israeli Woman Who Sued El Al for Sexism Wins Landmark Ruling

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-06-22

A court in Jerusalem issued a landmark decision, ruling that women aboard airplanes cannot be asked by airline staff to change seats so ultra orthodox Jewish men can avoid sitting next to them

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Singer Annie Lennox calls for solidarity to help most vulnerable women

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-06-14

The award winning singer-songwriter started advocacy group The Circle to help women living in poverty

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MTV Movie and TV Awards 2017: The winners

Category: Culture 

2017-05-08

Actress Emma Watson, who starred in the Disney blockbuster, won the night's award for best actor

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