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Liberia bans female genital mutilation - but only for a year

Category: Gender in the world 


The ban makes it an offence to perform FGM on anyone under 18 but it can still be carried out on adults with their consent

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Michelle Obama to visit Africa to highlight girls' education

Category: Gender in the world 

Isma'il Kushkush

Trip by US first lady and her daughters will include visits to Morocco and Liberia, and focus on teenage girls

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U.N. peacekeepers reportedly paid 13-year old girls for sex

Category: Gender based violence 


An investigation revealed that at least four UN peacekeepers have been accused of paying girls as young as 13 for sex in a camp for the internally displaced in the Central African Republic

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Ritual killings, witch trials go unpunished in Liberia - U.N.

Category: Gender based violence 

Kieran Guilbert

Liberia must tackle a widespread culture of impunity for perpetrators of ritual killings and trials of ordeal and put its human rights obligations before such traditional practices

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Liberian wins Children's Peace Prize for defending victims of violence, rape

Category: Gender in the world 

Kieran Guilbert

A Liberian teenager was awarded a prestigious international prize for his role in fighting for justice for child victims of physical and sexual violence in the West African country

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Women, Peace and Security on international agenda

Category: Exclusive 

Salome Modebadze


International Training Proggramme: UNSCR 1325 Women, Peace and Security united representatives of Georgia, Liberia, South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo and Columbia

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Nobel laureate Leymah Gbowee urges American women to take action

Category: Gender in the world 


“It’s not enough that they sit in their living rooms and complain about what they see on TV. It’s time for them to challenge their lawmakers and their politicians”

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Stop protecting peacekeepers who rape, Ban Ki-moon tells UN member states

Category: Gender based violence 


The UN secretary general has called on countries whose soldiers are responsible for rape and sexual exploitation on peacekeeping missions to stop covering for their crimes

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United Nations peacekeepers commonly pay for sex - U.N. study

Category: Gender based violence 

Michelle Nichols

The OIOS draft said 480 allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse had been made between 2008 and 2013, of which one-third involved children

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UN aid worker suspended for leaking report on child abuse by French troops

Category: Gender based violence 


Anders Kompass said to have passed confidential document to French authorities because of UN’s failure to stop abuse of children in Central African Republic

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



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Women in Politics - a New Agenda!

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Appeal to women living in Abkhazia

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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



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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Consultation Hotline for victims of domestic violence

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Consultation Hotline for victims of human trafficking

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