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Where are the Women in Armenia's Revolution?

Category: Gender in Caucasus 

Sara Khojoyan
2018-05-18

Indeed, only two of the new government’s 17 ministers - for culture and for labour and social affairs - are women. All three deputy prime ministers are all men

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Nearly two-thirds of global workforce in the ‘informal’ economy

Category: Events 

2018-05-02

More than 61 per cent of the world’s employed population – two billion people – earn their livelihoods in the informal sector, the United Nations labour agency said

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Quotas needed to close Britain's workplace gender gap: charity

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-04-24

Britain should implement workplace gender quotas, an equality charity said on Monday, as it published research showing women hold fewer than 45 percent of top jobs in the country

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Nearly half of abortions worldwide are unsafe, putting thousands at risk - study

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-03-22

Abortion bans do not stop women having terminations, but increase the risk of resorting to dangerous measures to end unwanted pregnancies, the Guttmacher Institute said

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Finland is the happiest country in the world, says UN report

Category: Events 

2018-03-16

Nordic nations take top four places in happiness rankings, with annual study also charting the decline of the US

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February 25, 1921 – Heroic Georgians who fought against Russia’s Red Army

Category: Events 

2018-02-27

February 25 of 1921 is one of the tragic and painful dates in Georgia’s history. On this day Georgia again lost its newly gained independence that lasted less than three years

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Give women more time to give birth, make choices - WHO

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-02-16

Women in labour should be given more time to give birth and have fewer medical interventions, while participating more in decision-making, the World Health Organization (WHO) said

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India is home to 21 million ‘unwanted’ girls, study finds

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-01-31

A new report by India’s finance ministry estimates that a cultural preference for boys has led to 21 million “unwanted” girls in the country

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Trudeau promotes Time's Up, #MeToo movements in Davos speech

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-01-24

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urged international leaders to do more to promote women's rights, including confronting widespread concerns over sexual misconduct and assault

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220,000 women sexually harassed on public transport in France - study

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-12-22

More than 220,000 women were sexually harassed on public transport in France over two years, the national crime statistics agency said in its first report

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