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Political power "firmly in men's hands," global parliamentary official says

Category: Gender policy 


Progress getting women and men in equal numbers among the world's political leaders is at a near standstill

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Nicaraguan woman thrown into fire during exorcism, dies

Category: Gender based violence 


A 25-year-old woman died after she was thrown into a fire to drive "demons" from her body, Nicaraguan authorities said

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Dominican Republic's top court reinstates total abortion ban

Category: Gender in the world 

Anastasia Moloney

A decision by the Dominican Republic's constitutional court to reinstate a total ban on abortion is putting women's lives at risk, rights groups said

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Many nations' laws hinder women's access to jobs, credit-World Bank study

Category: Gender in the world 

Ellen Wulfhorst

Laws in many nations persist in keeping women from working in jobs of their choice, block their access to credit or leave them unprotected against domestic violence, according to a World Bank

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Chile's Abortion Reform In Trouble With Ruling Coalition Split

Category: Gender in the world 


President Michelle Bachelet's push to relax strict abortion laws in socially conservative Chile has created a rift inside her ruling coalition and key elements of the reform are likely to be scratched

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The Global Gender Gap Report 2014

Category: Gender in the world 


This year’s findings show that Iceland continues to be at the top of the overall rankings in The Global Gender Gap Index for the sixth consecutive year

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One in four HIV-positive women in Central America pressured to sterilise - study

Category: Gender based violence 

Katie Nguyen

HIV-positive women in Central America are being pressured to undergo sterilisation by prejudiced health workers and misled about the risk of the virus being transmitted to their unborn children, a study showed

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Progress for women in politics, but glass ceiling remains firm

Category: Gender policy 


There are also 46 countries with more than 30 per cent of women MPs in at least one chamber, up from 42 in January 2013. The trend, if it continues, would bode well for women´s political participation..

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Experts call for engaging men and boys as allies in fight for gender equality

Category: Gender in the world 


Gender equality is not just a concern for women and girls, a panel of experts gathered at the United Nations in New York stressed, highlighting the need to engage men and boys as allies and agents

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Women's rights around the globe: behind the data



What issues are covered, data sources, key areas such as abortion rights and education, and challenges for the future

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

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Petition for Support of Female Supreme Court Chair Candidates

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Women’s Information Center Demands GDS Apologize

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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


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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



Child sex abuse live streams rising at 'alarming rate' amid surge in 'cybersex trafficking'

More than 40 million people trapped in slavery: new global estimate

France arrests at least two people a day for buying sex under new law - charity


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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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