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UN Women’s ‘Orange the World’ kicks off 16 days of activism to fight gender-based violence

In some countries, intimate partner violence accounts for between 40 and 70 per cent of female murder victims

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WIC works on the monitoring of 1325 action plan

Women’s Information Center starts project “Monitoring of Georgia’s National Action Plan 2016-2017 in Fulfilling UN Security Council Resolution, on Women, Peace and Security 1325”

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Work, not sex? The real reason Chinese women bound their feet

South African men protest sexual violence against women

Afghan women break ground with TV station launch

Saudis And The UAE Will Donate $100 Million To A Fund Inspired By Ivanka Trump

Melania and Ivanka Trump arrive in Saudi Arabia sans headscarves

Projects - UNDP Georgia Kvinna till Kvinna
women`s equality, peace and development

Gender in the world

Austria bans women from wearing face-covering veils in public spaces

The law takes effect in October and under it women wearing clothing covering their faces (burqas or niqabs) in public places will face a fine of 150 euros ($167)

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Hillary Clinton launches political action group Onward Together

Facebook's Sandberg urges family-friendly policies on Mother's Day

Gender in Caucasus

LGBT activists and supporters leave protest area with the help of police officers

LGBT activists, representatives of NGOs and ordinary citizens took part in the event. The main slogan of the rally was -"Do not stand on the side of violence."

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Advocating Gender Balance in Georgia’s Transportation System

Georgian schools to teach gender equality in curriculum

It`s interesting to know

Japanese princess, 25, to become a commoner — sparking national debate on gender

Conservative supporters of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have opposed motions to allow women to become emperor, or even to grant their sons the right to be part of the royal family

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Meet the woman who just made American space history

United States' first female Muslim judge, Sheila Abdus-Salaam, found dead in New York

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

Indian court allows 10-year-old rape victim to have an abortion

Girl had crossed 20-week legal limit after which terminations are usually only allowed if there is danger to life of mother or baby

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Indian woman battered to death with bricks after being gang-raped

London mayor Khan urged to lead campaign on female genital mutilation

IDP Georgia

Geneva International Discussions feature Abkhazia and Tskhinvali

Security issues and humanitarian situation in Russian occupied regions of Georgia – Abkhazia and Tskhinvali were discussed at the Geneva International Discussions on March 28-29

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Public Defender: women’s, children’s rights most at risk in breakaway regions

OSCE hopes to support conflict resolution, peacebuilding in Georgia

National minorities

The Only Azerbaijani Female Candidate in Georgia's Parliamentary Elections: Samira Ismayilova

Of 30 ethnic Azerbaijanis that have put forward their candidacy for the Georgian parliamentary elections that will take place on October 8, only one of them is a woman

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Presentation of the Project “Women as Agents for Change and Empowerment” was Held in Borjomi  

Iranian city picks Islamic republic's first female minority ethnic mayor

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Announcements

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

Women's Peacekeeping Award

 

Appeal

Petition for Support of Female Supreme Court Chair Candidates

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Women’s Information Center Demands GDS Apologize

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Women in Politics - a New Agenda!

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Appeal to women living in Abkhazia

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Video archive

Research on Youth Views on Gender Equality

 

Gender policy

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

Breakthrough as Kenya poised to elect first female governors

Political power "firmly in men's hands," global parliamentary official says

 

Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

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

Special Report : Inside the DR Congo Mines That Exploit Children

Ireland passes law making it a crime to buy sex

 

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