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Forum on the Impact of the Economic Crisis on Women Migrant Workers


The UNIFEM East and Southeast Asia Regional Office, organized a Forum on the Gendered Impact of the Economic Crisis on Asian Migrant Workers

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Conference on gender budgeting


Gender equality policy makers, representatives of Council of Europe member states, experts and NGOs ....

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Saudi Arabian Girl Wins Divorce


An eight-year-old Saudi Arabian girl has divorced her 47 year-old husband in an arrangement made out of court

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Iran to review jail sentence of U.S.-born reporter


Iran said it would review the eight-year prison sentence handed down to Iranian-American journalist Roxana Saberi

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PACE calls for prohibition and penalisation of gender-based human rights violations


In a resolution adopted, PACE invited the member states to adapt their national legislation in order to prohibit and penalise forced marriages

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Prison should be used as a last resort for convicted women


According to PACE, despite the fact that the number of women in prison in Europe is growing, women are still only a minority of the prison population

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Constitutional and Penal reforms should enhance women's rights, not limit them


Constitutional and legal reforms now underway in the Dominican Republic could lead to violations of women’s human rights

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Increased Funding from US Government


As a result of the recent budget passed by the United States Congress, UNIFEM will receive much appreciated increased funding for 2009

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Strategizing for Gender Proportionate Representation in Nigeria


In an effort to strengthen the representation of women in Nigerian politics, UNIFEM in collaboration with the Independent National Electoral Commission...

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Beyond the Shelter

The youth exhibitions and installations

Women’s Fund in Georgia is honored to invite you to 2016 Kato Mikeladze Award Ceremony


Video archive

Research on Youth Views on Gender Equality


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


Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC



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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