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Fifa 'assured' Iranian women will be able to attend football matches

Category: Sport 

2019-09-23

Women in Iran will be able to attend football matches, starting with a World Cup qualifier next month, according to football's world governing body, Fifa

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Iranian soccer fan "Blue Girl" dies after setting herself on fire

Category: Gender in the world 

2019-09-11

The woman - dubbed "Blue Girl" online - died at hospital after her self-immolation due to fears she might be jailed for sneaking into a stadium dressed as a man

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Child Bride: 11-Year-Old Iranian Girl's Marriage Annulled After Public Outcry

Category: Gender based violence 

2019-09-05

The girl is said to be around 11. The man is reportedly twice her age. They were recently wed in a remote southwestern Iranian province with a video of the ceremony posted online

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To end slavery, free 10,000 people a day for a decade, report says

Category: Trafficking 

2019-07-18

More than 40 million people have been estimated to be captive in modern slavery, which includes forced labor and forced marriage

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U.N. labour body adopts #MeToo pact against violence at work

Category: Gender in the world 

2019-06-24

The International Labour Organization adopted a new global treaty against violence and harassment in the workplace

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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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Child bride refugees spur Sweden to tighten marriage law

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-10-25

Under a law, expected to come into force in January, Sweden will invalidate all underage marriages

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Women allowed into soccer stadium in Iran for 1st time in 37 years

Category: Sport 

2018-06-21

Officials opened up the stadium to women fans so they could join men in watching a televised broadcast of Team Melli’s matchup with Spain in the second round of the World Cup

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Thousands enslaved in forced marriages across UK, investigation finds

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-05-29

Experts say crime is woefully under-reported, as Guardian research shows large scale of domestic and sexual servitude

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Self-styled Indian "godman" jailed for life for teen rape

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-04-26

An Indian court jailed a self-styled religious preacher for life on Wednesday for raping a teenage girl, the latest sexual abuse case against a so-called "godman"

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