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Appeal of the civil society organizations

Category: Gender in Caucasus 

2017-03-20

To the members of the State Constitutional Commission of Georgia, the Parliament of Georgia, and the Council on Gender Equality at the Parliament of Georgia

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European court rules employers can ban women from wearing Islamic headscarves and religious symbols

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-03-14

The European Court of Justice has ruled that companies can ban employees from wearing the Islamic headscarf, but only as part of prohibitions including other religious symbols

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Women are ‘smaller, weaker, less intelligent’ and should be paid less, says right-wing Polish MEP

Category: Gender in the world 


2017-03-06

Polish MEP Janusz Korwin-Mikke, who has repeatedly courted controversy with his opinions, was speaking to a near-empty European Parliament during a gender pay-gap debate

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UK names Cressida Dick as London's first female police chief

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-02-23

Cressida Dick, who was national director for security during the 2012 Olympic Games, is now the most senior officer in the country

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Britain’s Celebrities Urge Government to Admit More Child Refugees

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-02-15

Only 200 unaccompanied children have been accepted under the nine-month plan. Another 150 will be admitted in the next few weeks before it is closed

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Walk of shame: Sweden’s “first feminist government” don hijabs in Iran

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-02-13

The government has now come under sharp criticism from centrist and left-wing Swedish lawmakers, who said the ministers should not have deferred to “gender apartheid.”

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OSCE hopes to support conflict resolution, peacebuilding in Georgia

Category: IDP Georgia 

2017-02-03

Kurz visited Administrative Boundary Line (ABL) in the village of Ergneti, also met with Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) living in one of the nearby IDP settlements

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Turkish grannies to get state salaries for grandchildren’s care

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-01-26

Child care is the biggest challenge for working mothers, but the Turkish government has found an easy solution: pay grandmothers to look after the children

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Government supports women’s rights legislation

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-01-25

Legislative amendments aimed at protecting women’s rights and preventing domestic violence have been approved by the Georgian Cabinet of Ministers

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Isis 'offers $1m reward' for murder of woman who dropped out of university to fight them

Category: Gender in the world 

2016-12-20

23-year-old Joanna Palani is currently awaiting trial and possibly jail time for violating travel restrictions from her native Denmark

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