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62 men and 2 women – ruling party announces mayor candidates

Category: Gender policy
2017-09-08

Ruling party “Georgian Dream” announced 64 regional mayor candidates for 2017 local self government elections

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Kentucky trial could make state first in U.S. with no abortion clinic

Category: Gender in the world
2017-09-08

U.S. state legislatures enacted 41 new abortion restrictions in the first half of 2017, according to the Guttmacher Institute, a reproductive health think tank that supports abortion rights

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Fashion giants LVMH and Kering ban size zero models

Category: It`s interesting to know
2017-09-07

All their fashion brands have committed to banning models below French size 34 for women and 44 for men

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Peggy Whitson returns to earth after another record-breaking 288 days in outer space

Category: Gender in the world
2017-09-06

Her total time in space, 665 days, is now the most cumulative time spent in space by any astronaut — male or female

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RAF becomes first branch of British military to open every role to women

Category: Gender in the world
2017-09-04

The Royal Air Force's ground-fighting force has opened to women for the first time, making it the first branch of the British military to open every role to female service personnel

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Aeroflot gender discrimination case reaches court in Moscow

Category: Gender in the world
2017-09-04

Flight attendants claim airline’s campaign to use younger, more attractive staff is latest example of Russia’s ‘war against women’

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Manufacturer discontinues ‘girls’ shoe’ after cries of sexism

Category: Gender in the world
2017-08-15

British shoe company Clarks announced it would no longer sell its “Dolly Babe” girls’ school shoe after critics questioned its sexist name and design

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49ers’ first woman coach turns internship into full-time job

Category: Sport
2017-08-14

Katie Sowers, the first female coach of the San Francisco 49ers, will stay on the team’s staff as a full-time assistant coach throughout the season

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Scary Mother by Ana Urushadze Wins at Locarno Film Festival

Category: Women and Culture
2017-08-14

Georgian Filmmaker Ana Urushadze won the Golden Leopard award for her film debut Scary Mother, in the best first feature category at Locarno Film Festival in Switzerland

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