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World Population Day 2016: Facts, figures and 'investing in teenage girls' theme  

On World Population Day, marked on 11 July, communities around the globe will highlight the need to address these challenges to ensure girls can participate fully in society

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Georgian pianist Khatia Buniatishvili claims prestigious German award

The awards ceremony for the ECHO Klassik 2016 contest will be held at the Konzerthaus Berlin venue in Germany's capital on October 9

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Women’s ​Equality party sets Theresa May goals for first 100 days as PM

Pakistan to pass law against honor killings in weeks: PM's daughter

Gardens In The Conflict Zone  

Turkey Extends Purge to Universities, Asking All Deans to Go

Women the decision-makers when starting a family, study finds

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

Gender in the world

Despite reform, Saudi "guardianship" still restricts women - HRW

Dozens of Saudi women said they were subject to male supervision when applying for a passport, getting married and accessing medical treatment

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El Salvador abortion law change could leave women facing 50 years in jail

Helping Russia’s broken women to get back on their feet

Gender in Caucasus

Are Working Women Happy Women? View from the Greater Caucasus

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

3 Teen Sisters Crush Coding Records, Stereotypes

It`s interesting to know

Watch Michelle Obama singing Beyonce with James Corden  

“I heard you had a tour,” she says. “Do you want to go for a spin? Mind if we listen to some music?”

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College Students Create 'Frozen'-Themed 3D Printed Prosthetic for Girl Born Without Hand  

25 reasons the whole world is obsessed with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

Pregnant Afghan 14-year-old is tortured and burned to death by her in-laws in revenge for her father eloping with their niece

A pregnant 14-year-old was tortured and set on fire by her in-laws because her father had eloped with a young woman from their family

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Pakistani social media star strangled in apparent honor killing

20-year-old woman killed by her husband in Georgia, Tbilisi

IDP Georgia

67th IPRM meeting takes place in Ergneti

Participants agreed that, if not addressed in a timely manner, some of the challenges might have developed into sources of tension

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

Georgian no longer language of instruction in Gali, Abkhazia

National minorities

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

Women’s Information Center, with the support of US Agency for International Development (USAID), is starting implementation of the project “Women as agents for change and empowerment”.

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

One Window Principle meeting was held in Tetritskaro Municipality  

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Announcements

Women's Peacekeeping Award

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

FRIDA are excited to be launching our fourth call for proposals

 

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

New British PM Theresa May stocks cabinet with accomplished women

PM to present new faces of "Georgian Dream"

Britain set to welcome female PM but sexism still "corrodes" politics, activists say

 

Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

Romanian police smash slavery gang, children rescued

Trafficking in Persons Report 2016: Georgia

Stranded in France, migrant children forced into crime, prostitution every day: UNICEF

 

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