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Maryse Condé wins the the New Academy Prize in Literature

Category: Women and Culture
2018-10-15

The New Academy Prize in Literature 2018 is awarded to Guadeloupean author Maryse Condé. This was announced at the Stockholm Public Library

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Congolese doctor, Yazidi activist win Nobel Peace Prize for combating sexual violence

Category: Gender in the world
2018-10-05

The award of the prize follows a year in which the abuse and mistreatment of women in all walks of life across the globe has been a focus of attention

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Women's Information Center took part in the consultations held at the UN General Assembly

Category: Gender in the world
2018-10-03

Women's Information Center (WIC) took part in the consultations in New York (USA) under the theme: Women, Peace, Security and Humanitarian action held by the UN General Assembly

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Canada’s Donna Strickland one of three scientists to win Nobel Prize in physics

Category: Gender in the world
2018-10-03

A Canadian professor ended a 55-year drought for female physicists when she was awarded the prestigious Nobel Prize for physics

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Afghan ‘mullah’ sex tapes spark fears that victims will be targeted for ‘honor killings’

Category: Gender based violence
2018-09-28

A self-proclaimed mullah in Afghanistan is on the run, after videos of him having sex with or raping various women went viral on social media

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Vietnam has first female president, but activists are unimpressed

Category: Gender in the world
2018-09-25

Vietnam's first female president belies a deep gender imbalance in the communist country's politics and society

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India makes Islamic 'triple-talaq' instant divorce punishable by up to three years in prison

Category: Gender in the world
2018-09-21

India has made the Islamic practice of "instant divorce" a criminal offence punishable by up to three years in prison

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No women, no progress, development experts warn

Category: Gender in the world
2018-09-17

Norway, Switzerland, Australia, Ireland and Germany topped the index, which ranks countries according to their progress in health, education and income

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Man arrested for sharing breakfast with woman in Saudi Arabia


Category: Gender in the world
2018-09-12

The Egyptian filmed himself with a woman who waved at the camera and fed him food, sparking anger among conservatives

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