Facebook Twitter Google+ Wordpress YouTube RSS Channel Newsletters

Women Can, Women Act, Women Change!

Ge

En

Ru

You searched: harassment

Total records found: 353

News

Page 1 of 36

  1  

Sweden outlaws sex without consent as Europe pushed to tighten rape laws

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-05-24

Sweden outlawed sex not based on mutual consent, with campaigners hoping other European countries would also toughen up rape legislation after the #MeToo anti-harassment campaign

Read more

French film director Luc Besson accused of rape

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-05-21

A rape investigation has been launched against one of France's best-known film directors, Luc Besson, the Paris prosecutor's office

Read more

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman quits amid abuse reports

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-05-08

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has resigned following allegations of assault by four women

Read more

Nobel Literature prize award postponed amid turmoil over sex scandal

Category: Culture 

2018-05-07

Photographer and cultural figure Jean-Claude Arnault, who is married to Academy member and author Katarina Frostenson, denies all allegations of sexual misconduct

Read more

Chilean towns to fine men for street harassment of women

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-05-02

Two Chilean municipalities have announced they will begin issuing fines of up to hundreds of dollars to anyone guilty of street harassment of women

Read more

Academy President John Bailey Will Continue to Serve After Board of Governors Decline to Pursue Harassment Claim

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-03-28

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Board of Governors met to hear findings of a review into a single sexual harassment allegation made against Academy president John Bailey

Read more

Canada appoints first woman to head scandal-plagued Mounties

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-03-12

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday appointed a the first permanent female head of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Read more

France to set legal age of sexual consent at 15

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-03-07

France plans to fix the legal age of sexual consent at 15, meaning sex with someone younger than that would be considered rape

Read more

First conviction under sexism law for Belgian who insulted officer

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-03-06

A man who verbally abused a female police officer has become the first person to be convicted in Belgium under a law that criminalises sexism in a public place

Read more

Oscars show salutes #MeToo movement, diversity in film

Category: Culture 

2018-03-05

Time's Up, launched on Jan. 1, is a legal defense fund that aims to support people reporting sexual harassment in the entertainment industry and beyond

Read more

 

  1  

 

Webmaster

 

Announcements

Beyond the Shelter

The youth exhibitions and installations

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

 

Appeal

Petition for Support of Female Supreme Court Chair Candidates

Sign now

Women’s Information Center Demands GDS Apologize

Sign now

Women in Politics - a New Agenda!

Sign now

Appeal to women living in Abkhazia

Sign now

 

Video archive

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

 

Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

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

 

Hot Line

Tel.: 116 006

Consultation Hotline for victims of domestic violence

Tel.: 2 100 229

Consultation Hotline for victims of human trafficking

Tel.: 2 26 16 27

Hotline Anti-violence Network of Georgia (NGO)

IWPR
eXTReMe Tracker