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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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Study finds millions of China's 'missing girls' actually exist

A controversial one-child policy that resulted in as many as 60 million "missing girls" in China, the most populous country on Earth.

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Indian husband and his family allegedly shave wife’s head for giving birth to daughter

A Young Woman Died In A Menstrual Hut In Nepal

Saudi prince calls for end to country’s 'unjust' ban on women driving

We must continue to dream big’: an open letter from Serena Williams

Whitewashing the abuse of women – in pictures

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women`s equality, peace and development

Gender in the world

Powerful video shows battered woman reverse the effects of domestic violence  

UNFPA on November 25 launched a new campaign that is covering 16 days of activism featuring 16 women working to counteract domestic abuse in a call to end gender-based violence

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The Indian caste where prostitution is hereditary

Angela Merkel, German Chancellor, to seek fourth term

Gender in Caucasus

FGM Uncovered in Georgia

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)

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

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500 sex workers retire after winning battle against employers in Turkey’s west

A total of 500 sex workers have gained the right to retire after victory in a struggle against their employers over their social security rights in the western province of İzmir.

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500 турецких секс- работниц добились выплаты пенсии

To the First Lady, With Love

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

Moroccan TV shows offers makeup tips to hide domestic violence  

A Moroccan television broadcaster has apologized for airing a segment that advised women on how to use makeup to cover up signs of domestic violence, the BBC reports

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Women in Tbilisi say: We won’t give away the night

India’s minister for women claims media exaggerate country’s problem with rape

IDP Georgia

Gardens In The Conflict Zone  

Alexander Melanashvili, 21, lives in the borderline village of Zemo Khviti (Nikozi region, Municipality of Gori), 105 kilometers from Tbilisi

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67th IPRM meeting takes place in Ergneti

Georgia: EU helps address gender issues along frozen conflict boundary line

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

Women's Peacekeeping Award

Project “Women as Agents for Change and Empowerment” closes with awards

 

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

Women lawmakers face sexism, violence on job - report

Former European auditor Kersti Kaljulaid elected president of Estonia

Japanese opposition party elects first female leader

 

Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

Ashton Kutcher says group he founded with Demi Moore has saved 6,000 human trafficking victims

High risk of modern slavery in nearly 60 percent of countries, global index finds

Romanian police smash slavery gang, children rescued

 

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