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Melania Trump awarded 12 “Women of Courage”

Category: Gender in the world 


The IWOC Award recognizes women who have distinguished themselves by providing important services to their community despite facing danger

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Ireland passes law making it a crime to buy sex

Category: Trafficking 


Some sex workers say the crackdown will drive prostitution underground, placing women at greater risk by forcing them to work in more isolated areas

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Where are the women? Sweden's top diplomat wants to know

Category: Gender in the world 


"You cannot have sustainable peace if you exclude half of the population." - Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom

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Georgia and Colombia: Comparable challenges and lessons to share

Category: Exclusive 

Magda Cardenas

Despite the long distance and the different nature of their conflicts, in terms of the promotion of women’s rights, Colombia and Georgia have many things in common

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UN lifts secrecy in race for next chief, but backroom deal may still prevail

Category: Gender in the world 


At least 56 countries, led by Colombia, and several civil society groups want the world body's first female secretary-general since its creation at the end of World War Two

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UN members criticised for failing to include more women in peace talks

Category: Gender in the world 


Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, chief of UN Women, told a security council meeting women were ‘perhaps the most under-utilised tool we have for building peace’

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Pioneering Colombia aims for better record on teen pregnancy, child nutrition

Category: Gender in the world 

Anastasia Moloney

As far as the new U.N. development goals go, Colombia has done more than any other country - at least, in one respect

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Female child soldiers can be victims of abuse, perpetrators of violence

Category: Gender based violence 

Brigit Katz

Around 40 percent of all child soldiers are female. While it is true that girls are often subjected to sexual slavery and relegated to “domestic” tasks—like cooking and midwifery..

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Chile's Abortion Reform In Trouble With Ruling Coalition Split

Category: Gender in the world 


President Michelle Bachelet's push to relax strict abortion laws in socially conservative Chile has created a rift inside her ruling coalition and key elements of the reform are likely to be scratched

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Women footballers make first appearance in FIFA 16 video game

Category: Sport 

Joseph D'Urso

FIFA 16, the latest instalment of the world's most popular football video game, will feature women's teams for the first time, the company which makes the game announced

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The youth exhibitions and installations

Women’s Fund in Georgia is honored to invite you to 2016 Kato Mikeladze Award Ceremony

Women's Peacekeeping Award



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

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

62 men and 2 women – ruling party announces mayor candidates

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


Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC



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

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


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