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Appeal of the civil society organizations

Category: Gender in Caucasus 

2017-03-20

To the members of the State Constitutional Commission of Georgia, the Parliament of Georgia, and the Council on Gender Equality at the Parliament of Georgia

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Harvard Law Review elects its 1st black female president

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-03-01

ImeIme Umana, a 24-year-old Harvard Law student, has been elected president of the Harvard Law Review, one of the most prestigious legal journals in the world.

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Swedish government drops plans for gender quota bill for company boards

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-01-16

Only this week, government unveiled plans for a bill stipulating that by 2019, at least 40 percent of board members in listed companies should be women

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The Teen-Age Brides of Georgia

Category: Gender based violence 

Sophie Pinkham
2016-11-16

Georgia mandates that children attend school through the twelfth grade, but some families see no reason to educate a girl whose life will consist mainly of marriage and childbearing

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Women lawmakers face sexism, violence on job - report

Category: Gender policy 

Stephanie Nebehay
2016-10-27

Being under 40, or belonging to the opposition or a minority group, are "aggravating factors" that put women at risk

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The Only Azerbaijani Female Candidate in Georgia's Parliamentary Elections: Samira Ismayilova

Category: National minorites 

2016-10-07

Of 30 ethnic Azerbaijanis that have put forward their candidacy for the Georgian parliamentary elections that will take place on October 8, only one of them is a woman

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Bulgaria bans full-face veils in public places

Category: Gender in the world 

Angel Krasimirov
2016-10-03

Bulgaria's parliament banned the wearing of face veils in public in a move supporters said would boost security after Islamist militant attacks in Europe

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Leaked Apple emails reveal employees' complaints about sexist, toxic work environment

Category: Gender in the world 

2016-09-19

Though Apple declined to comment on any of the specific claims in this story, a spokeswoman said, "Apple is committed to treating everyone with dignity and respect....

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Pakistan police say British woman's suspected 'honour killing' was murder

Category: Gender based violence 

2016-08-04

A British woman whose husband alleges she was killed for marrying him against her parents' wishes was murdered, Pakistani police said

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Women’s ​Equality party sets Theresa May goals for first 100 days as PM

Category: Gender in the world 

2016-07-22

Campaign urges prime minister to make six commitments to help improve women’s rights, including universal childcare

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