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Domestic violence cases jump 30% during lockdown in France

Category: Gender based violence 


France's interior minister says that reports of domestic violence across the country have jumped by more than 30% since the country went into lockdown on March 17th

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New Zealand passes law decriminalising abortion

Category: Gender in the world 


Voting to remove the procedure from the country's Crimes Act changes a law that has been in force since 1977

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COVID-19 isolation could create ‘fertile ground for domestic violence’

Category: Gender based violence 


“The crisis that we are going through and the quarantine could unfortunately create a fertile ground of domestic violence,” read a statement from France’s Secretary of State in charge of Gender Equality, Marlène Schiappa

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Three women vie to become next Paris mayor

Category: Gender policy 


Anne Hidalgo, Rachida Dati and Agnes Buzyn lead the race for Paris mayor - here are the women and their pledges

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Spanish government backs tougher action against sex crimes in draft law

Category: Gender based violence 


The law would toughen punishments for sexual offences, including qualifying all non-consensual sex as rape

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CSW64 postpone due to COVID-19

Category: Gender in the world 


The United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) has amended the format of the CSW 64th session in light of the current concerns regarding the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

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Argentine president to send abortion legalisation law to Congress

Category: Gender in the world 


Argentine President Alberto Fernandez announced on Sunday that he will send to Congress a bill to legalize abortion

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Scottish parliament approves free sanitary products for all women

Category: Gender in the world 


The Scottish parliament approved plans on Tuesday to make sanitary products freely available to all women, the first nation in the world to do so

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Thai court says anti-abortion laws unconstitutional

Category: Gender in the world 


Pregnancies in Thailand can be terminated if a woman's physical or mental health are at risk, the fetus has a high risk of a genetic disease, or in cases of rape and girls under the age of 15

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Somalia executes two men by firing squad for girl's gang rape and murder

Category: Gender based violence 


The killing triggered demonstrations calling for authorities to enforce a law to secure justice in the east African nation, where rape victims are stigmatized

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