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Oxfam's deputy CEO resigns over sex crimes scandal

Category: Gender based violence 


Oxfam's deputy chief executive has resigned amid a growing sex crimes scandal involving the organization's aid workers in Haiti and Chad

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A century after winning the vote, feminists must fight on - London mayor

Category: Gender in the world 


Men and women must "redouble" their efforts to fight for gender equality, London's mayor said on Tuesday, as Britain marks a century since women won the right to vote

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India is home to 21 million ‘unwanted’ girls, study finds

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A new report by India’s finance ministry estimates that a cultural preference for boys has led to 21 million “unwanted” girls in the country

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Six male BBC presenters agree to pay cuts

Category: Gender in the world 


Six of the BBC's leading male presenters have agreed to take pay cuts after revelations over equal salaries

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BBC sees 'spike' in sexual harassment complaints

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Director general Tony Hall commented: "As far as harassment, bullying and... sexual harassment goes, we should have zero tolerance"

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

Category: Gender based violence 


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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More than half British women sexually harassed at work but few report it - poll

Category: Gender based violence 


Of those who had been harassed, the survey found one in 10 women had been sexually assaulted, while sexual harassment had driven one in 10 women to quit their job or place of study

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French law requiring Photoshopped images of models to be labeled as such goes into effect

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The “Photoshop law” will not apply to retouching hair or removing skin blemishes, as it is mostly aimed at avoiding images of “excessively thin” models.

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India girl 'raped by teachers' critical after abortion

Category: Gender based violence 


A teenager in India who was allegedly raped by two school staff over a three-month period is in critical condition after being forced to have an abortion

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Nepal criminalises banishing menstruating women to huts

Category: Gender based violence 


Lawmakers in Nepal have passed a law criminalising a practice that forces women from their homes during menstruation

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More than 40 million people trapped in slavery: new global estimate

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