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Australian senator makes history by breastfeeding her baby in Parliament

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-05-10

So proud that my daughter Alia is the first baby to be breastfed in the federal Parliament!," Waters tweeted. "We need more #women & parents in Parli

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Breakthrough as Kenya poised to elect first female governors

Category: Gender policy 

2017-05-02

Women are likely to be elected for the first time to some of Kenya's powerful governor positions after making historic gains in party primaries this week

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Support building for landmark move to overturn El Salvador's anti-abortion law

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-03-27

Parliamentary bill proposing to loosen draconian restrictions on abortion finds favour after religious groups, doctors and others voice public support

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

Category: Gender policy 

2017-03-16

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

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Women are ‘smaller, weaker, less intelligent’ and should be paid less, says right-wing Polish MEP

Category: Gender in the world 


2017-03-06

Polish MEP Janusz Korwin-Mikke, who has repeatedly courted controversy with his opinions, was speaking to a near-empty European Parliament during a gender pay-gap debate

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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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May urged to enact law to ensure 45% of candidates are women by 2030

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-01-10

Women and equalities committee call for fines for non-compliant parties as UK slips to 48th in world for female representation

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Women of Israeli parliament protest after guards send them home for wearing ‘short’ skirts

Category: Gender in the world 

2016-12-16

Dozens of female employees arrived in above-the-knee skirts at the Israeli Knesset (parliament) to protest recent attempts by the Knesset guards at enforcing governmental dress code

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Anti-feminist Tory MP Philip Davies elected to equalities committee

Category: Gender in the world 

2016-12-14

MP who claimed ‘feminist zealots want women to have their cake and eat it’ gets place on women and equalities committee

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Turkey: Thousands protest against proposed child sex law

Category: Gender based violence 

2016-11-21

Thousands have protested in Istanbul in Turkey against a bill that would let off men who assaulted underage girls if they marry their victims

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