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Public Defender: women’s, children’s rights most at risk in breakaway regions

Category: IDP Georgia 

2017-02-14

Georgian Public Defender has released a special report focusing on basic human rights violations against women and children in Georgia’s breakaway Abkhazia and Tskhinvali regions

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I don’t want flowers; I want a future

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-02-14

This Valentine’s Day, for its annual #IDONT campaign, UNFPA is partnering with artists to raise awareness about child marriage, which ensnares tens of thousands of girls around the world

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Woman who got death threats for posting photo not wearing a hijab arrested in Saudi Arabia

Category: Gender in the world 

2016-12-13

A young woman in Saudi Arabia has been arrested in Riyadh, the nation’s capital, about two weeks after sharing a photo on social media showing herself not wearing a hijab

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Powerful video shows battered woman reverse the effects of domestic violence

Category: Gender in the world 


2016-11-29

UNFPA on November 25 launched a new campaign that is covering 16 days of activism featuring 16 women working to counteract domestic abuse in a call to end gender-based violence

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Iranian woman says she was brutally whipped for attending a party with men

Category: Gender based violence 

2016-11-16

The lashing, a sentence for a “crime” that took place more than two years ago, left the woman with severe abrasions across the entirety of her back, according to images posted..

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500 sex workers retire after winning battle against employers in Turkey’s west

Category: It`s interesting to know 

2016-11-09

A total of 500 sex workers have gained the right to retire after victory in a struggle against their employers over their social security rights in the western province of İzmir.

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27th Annual International Women s Media Foundation Courage in Journalism Awards

Category: Gender in the world 

2016-11-04

The list of IWMF award winners currently includes more than 100 women working in journalism. This year’s Courage in Journalism Awards were presented to Mabel Cáceres, Stella Paul..

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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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Six wealthiest countries host less than 9% of world's refugees

Category: Events 

2016-07-18

The six wealthiest countries in the world, which between them account for almost 60% of the global economy, host less than 9% of the world’s refugees

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UN calls on Ireland to reform abortion laws after landmark ruling

Category: Gender in the world 

2016-06-13

The UN’s human rights committee has called on the Irish government to reform its restrictive abortion legislation, after ruling that it subjected a woman to cruel, inhuman

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