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She Ran From the Cut, and Helped Thousands of Other Girls Escape, Too

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-02-22

For Maasai families, the cutting ceremony is a celebration that transforms girls into women and marks daughters as eligible brides

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Angelina Jolie Calls for International Female Solidarity Through Art: "Help Them Tell Their Stories"

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-12-07

"Art influences. Art catches the imagination. Art challenges orthodoxy and societies where women are denied freedom of expression," said the actress at THR's annual Women in Entertainment breakfast

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Special Report of the Public Defender of Georgia on the Rights of Conflict Affected Population

Category: IDP Georgia 

2017-06-08

The report also puts forward the recommendations of the Public Defender to improve the rights of conflict affected population

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Saudi rights activist who fought driving ban arrested again

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-06-08

The 27-year-old was previously detained for 73 days in 2014 after she attempted to drive into Saudi Arabia from the UAE

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Harvard Law Review elects its 1st black female president

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-03-01

ImeIme Umana, a 24-year-old Harvard Law student, has been elected president of the Harvard Law Review, one of the most prestigious legal journals in the world.

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Public Defender: women’s, children’s rights most at risk in breakaway regions

Category: IDP Georgia 

2017-02-14

Georgian Public Defender has released a special report focusing on basic human rights violations against women and children in Georgia’s breakaway Abkhazia and Tskhinvali regions

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The youth exhibitions and installations

Category: Announcements 

2016-12-12

On December 12 at 19:00, in Hostel "Fabrika" (Tbilisi, Egnate Ninoshvili st. #40)Women's Information Centre will hold a series of youth exhibitions and installations "ghosts" and "She".

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

Category: Announcements 

2016-11-28

The Kato Mikeladze Award for Women Human Rights Defenders in Georgia will be awarded by the Women's Fund in Georgia to one woman activist every year on November 29

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FGM Uncovered in Georgia

Category: Gender in Caucasus 

Aida Mirmaksumova
2016-11-07

An IWPR investigation has discovered that hundreds of girls from the ethnic Avar community in eastern Georgia are being forced to undergo female genital mutilation (FGM)

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Montana judge defends 60-day sentence in child incest case

Category: Gender based violence 

Ray Sanchez and Amanda Watts
2016-10-21

A judge who imposed a 60-day jail sentence plus probation on a Montana man who repeatedly raped his 12-year-old daughter has become the latest jurist to face the wrath..

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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

 

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Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

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Newly-resurfaced video of Allison Mack purportedly shows how she tried to lure women into alleged sex cult

21st century slavery: European anti-trafficking experts raise the alarm over labour exploitation

Pope Francis asks forgiveness for all Christians who buy sex from women

 

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