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60th Session of the Commission for the Status of Women (CSW60)

The Georgian delegation, including Women's Information Center, is attending the session and presents three following events

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Half of misogynistic tweets sent by women, study finds

Demos research reveals women and girls as well as men responsible for using misogynistic words in abusive manner online

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ISIS is fining women $10 for showing their eyes

Afghan draft law must stop punishing women over "moral crimes" -rights group

Why menstrual hygiene matters

Sex workers suffer 'horrific' rape, beatings and discrimination: report

Khadija Ismayilova has been released

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

Gender in the world

World Humanitarian Summit: "The way we respond to crisis is itself a crisis"

Daniel Craig, Ashley Judd and Forest Whitaker weigh in with their humanitarian concerns and hopes

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London mayor puts gender equality at heart of office, appoints 3 women to top roles

Angelina Jolie to teach at London School of Economics on women in conflict

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

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The Princess Revolution

A new generation of parents is shopping with the idea that pink and blue—along with robots, bunnies, dinosaurs, and unicorns—are for every child

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The Case for the Sanity of Women

Catholic female theologian will train priests after earning church’s highest degree

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

Almost 80 percent of Indian women face public harassment in cities - survey

Most of respondents who experienced harassment aged between 25 and 35 years old and were largely working women and students

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Second 'Chibok girl' rescued, says Nigerian army

Women face flogging and jail for checking husband's phone

IDP Georgia

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

The NGO participants stressed the need for information sharing to help civil society deal with specific gender-related cases in the areas monitored by the EUMM

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Georgian no longer language of instruction in Gali, Abkhazia

The Geneva International Discussions have just concluded their 35th round

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

Taiwan, the place to be a woman in politics

Georgian Task Force Lobbies for Gender Quotas

Jamaica slow to put women in positions of political power, UN report says

 

Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

Rise in Nepali women trafficked to China, South Korea - rights commission

The Romanian woman saving victims of sex trafficking

2 women among gang found guilty in shocking child exploitation case

 

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