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Sexual assaults spike in U.S. military, hit new record -Pentagon

Category: Gender based violence 

2019-05-03

The military survey estimated 20,500 male and female service members experienced some kind of sexual assault last year

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Does #nomakeup trend help women or is it bare-faced cheek?

Category: It`s interesting to know 

2019-03-25

Campaign dates back about three years to when singer Alicia Keys vowed not to wear make-up anymore but it has gained momentum this year with other celebrities and industries following suit

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Iranian lawyer who defended women’s right to remove hijab gets 38 years, 148 lashes

Category: Gender in the world 

2019-03-12

After two trials described by Amnesty International as “grossly unfair,” Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh has been sentenced to a total of 38 years in prison and 148 lashes

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‘Crippling to our credibility’ that number of women peacekeepers is so low: UN chief

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-10-29

Secretary-General's remarks to the Security Council Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security [trilingual, as delivered]

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India makes Islamic 'triple-talaq' instant divorce punishable by up to three years in prison

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-09-21

India has made the Islamic practice of "instant divorce" a criminal offence punishable by up to three years in prison

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Saudi Arabia freezes Canada trade ties for urging activists' release

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-08-07

Saudi Arabia has said it is freezing all new trade with Canada and expelling its ambassador over its "interference" in the kingdom's domestic affairs

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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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