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Senate passes bill to make O Canada lyrics gender neutral

Category: Gender in the world 


The Senate passed a bill that renders the national anthem gender neutral Wednesday despite the entrenched opposition of some Conservative senators

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Singapore names first woman president

Category: Gender in the world 


Singapore named a former speaker of parliament as the multicultural city-state’s first woman president on Wednesday

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British court rejects bid for free abortions for Northern Ireland women

Category: Gender in the world 


Abortion is only permitted in Northern Ireland if a woman's life is at risk or if there is a risk of permanent and serious damage to her health.

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Appeal of the civil society organizations

Category: Gender in Caucasus 


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 


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 


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

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

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 


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

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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Beyond the Shelter

The youth exhibitions and installations

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



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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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


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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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