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Born With No Hands, This 7-Year-Old 'Stunned' Judges To Win Penmanship Contest

Category: It`s interesting to know 


Seven-year-old Anaya Ellick, who was born with no hands and does not use prostheses, recently won a national penmanship contest

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Abkhazia – part II - Sukhumi. Looking for what is missing

Category: Exclusive 

Laura Luciani

On the third day in Sukhumi, its emptiness and monotony start to oppress me. At one point, walking round and round on the same hollow streets I feel like one of those monkeys...

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Marguerite Barankitse Awarded Inaugural Aurora Prize

Category: Gender in the world 


Marguerite Barankitse from Maison Shalom and REMA Hospital in Burundi was named as the inaugural Laureate of the $1 million Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity

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25 years later, there is still a lot to learn about the Anita Hill sexual harassment case

Category: Gender based violence 


Anita Hill, an African-American law professor, was publicly humiliated in 1991 for exposing the hidden shame of millions of women subjected to sexual harassment in the workplace

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Taking a stand against sexual violence with Lady Gaga on the 2016 Oscar stage

Category: Gender based violence 


Joined by survivors and advocates, Gaga belted out “Til It Happens To You” at the 88th annual Academy Awards

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Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy: “This is what happens when determined women get together”

Category: Culture 


Pakistani filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy has won an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short for her unflinching look at honor killings in A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness

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More than ever before, the Academy Awards are noticing the stories of women

Category: Culture 


So this year’s list of Best Picture contenders is cause for modest celebration—though we’ll save the champagne until a female-driven film actually takes home the prize

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U.S. West Point academy swears in first woman commandant of cadets

Category: Gender in the world 

Mike Segar

The first female commandant of cadets at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point was sworn, the latest milestone for American women who now are allowed to serve all military combat roles

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Training “Gender Mainstreaming in Security Sector”

Category: Gender in Caucasus 


“Gender Mainstreaming in Security Sector” - this is the title of the event organized by UN Women and Women’s Information Center in cooperation with the Ministry of Defence

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UAE female fighter pilot honoured

Category: Gender in the world 


Mariam Al Mansouri, the UAE’s first female pilot who led a strike mission in Syria is expected to be honoured at the United Nations with the Asia Game Changer Award

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Gender policy

Austria gets first woman chancellor after video scandal

Spain's parliament leads Europe in gender-equality despite rise of far right

Modi's party promises 33 pct reservation for women in India's parliament


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To end slavery, free 10,000 people a day for a decade, report says

Interpol rescues 85 children in Sudan trafficking ring

Mother Teresa India charity 'sold babies'


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