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Gender in Caucasus

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FGM Uncovered in Georgia

Aida Mirmaksumova

An IWPR investigation has discovered that hundreds of girls from the ethnic Avar community in eastern Georgia are being forced to undergo female genital mutilation (FGM)

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Ms. Sophie Katsarava has become a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE)


Ms. Sophie Katsarava has become a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) with an ordination of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II

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Law to cut sex-selective abortions in Armenia 'putting lives at risk'


Government introduces waiting time after warning that high level of terminations of female foetuses was causing a demographic crisis

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Two National Action Plans for Supporting Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Approved by the Government


These policy documents introduce several new developments, as described in a recent interview with Sopo Japaridze, Assistant to the Prime Minister of Georgia on Gender Equality Issues

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Georgia's conservative Olympic outfit scorned by women's rights activists

Umberto Bacchi

Women's rights activists in Georgia have urged the country's Olympic Committee to pick a more liberal design for its female athletes

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Are Working Women Happy Women? View from the Greater Caucasus

Nino Doghonadze, Norberto Pignatti and Karine Torosyan

So, working women appear to be less happy than housewives in Armenia and Azerbaijan, and more satisfied with their lives than Georgian housewives

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Breaking the cycle: ending underage marriage in Georgia


Every year, girls across Georgia become wives and mothers before their 18th birthday. How should the country address underage marriages?

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3 Teen Sisters Crush Coding Records, Stereotypes

Ritika Trikha

Chances are, 11-year-old programmer Mari Machaidze is growing up in a pretty different world than you and me

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Rural Women voice: invisible barriers


Rural Women voice: invisible barriers. Rural Women speak on the constraints, that is obscure for the society and the government

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Appeal to women living in Abkhazia

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Research on Youth Views on Gender Equality


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62 men and 2 women – ruling party announces mayor candidates

Europe at heart of Emmanuel Macron's Left-Right government with gender parity and female defence minister


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Swedish politicians visit in WIC



Child sex abuse live streams rising at 'alarming rate' amid surge in 'cybersex trafficking'

More than 40 million people trapped in slavery: new global estimate

France arrests at least two people a day for buying sex under new law - charity


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