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Nations join forces to stop high level of violence against women

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-09-21

World leaders meeting at the United Nations launched a half-billion dollar effort to end violence against women and girls

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If we’re going to elevate women, some men are going to lose some power that they unjustly have

Category: Gender in the world 


2017-09-12

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau engaged in some frank talk, including what it’s going to take to achieve true gender parity. And he answered ‘the ultimate feminist question’

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Kentucky trial could make state first in U.S. with no abortion clinic

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-09-08

U.S. state legislatures enacted 41 new abortion restrictions in the first half of 2017, according to the Guttmacher Institute, a reproductive health think tank that supports abortion rights

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One in five girls and women kidnapped for marriage in Kyrgyzstan - study

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-08-03

In many cases, the groom will rape his kidnapped bride to prevent her from returning to her family due to shame

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An Audi commercial in China compared women to used cars

Category: Gender in the world 


2017-07-21

An Audi commercial that aired in theaters and online in China is drawing ire for comparing women to used cars

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Britain to ban all ads that objectify women or promote gender stereotypes

Category: Gender in the world 


2017-07-20

Britain’s advertising regulator announced that new rules are under development to ban advertisements that promote gender stereotypes, sexually objectify women

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Family Planning Gets $2.5 Billion Boost at London Summit

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-07-13

Under the shadow of Donald Trump’s proposed funding cuts, governments and NGOs have renewed their commitment to make family planning available to 120 million more women by 2020

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Study says 67 mln unwanted pregnancies could be avoided each year

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-06-30

If women had reliable contraceptives, there would be a sharp drop in the number of unwanted pregnancies

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Opium use booms in Afghanistan, creating a ‘silent tsunami’ of addicted women

Category: It`s interesting to know 

2017-06-27

Tens of thousands of Afghan women, confined to their homes by tradition and often dependent on addicted men, are succumbing, too

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New York state moves to ban child marriages

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-06-21

New York state moved to end child marriages on Tuesday, raising the legal age to 18 from 14 to tackle the issue of underage marriage that is permissible across the United States

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