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The gender gap is on course to close... in 99 years

The gap between men and women, measured in terms of political influence, economic gain and health and education, has narrowed over the last year, but will take another century to disappear WEF said

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Anger as Somali rapist and murderer pays 75 camels to escape death

The man was on death row for the rape and murder of 12-year-old Aisha Ilyes Aden, who was gang-raped and strangled to death and her genitals mutilated

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Scottish parliament approves free sanitary products for all women

Malala Yousafzai and Greta Thunberg finally met, and the two activists were fast friends

Colombia court poised to make historic abortion ruling

Weinstein found guilty of sexual assault, rape, in victory for #MeToo movement

Finnish Defense Forces starting unisex quarters pilot

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

Gender in the world

Thai court says anti-abortion laws unconstitutional

Pregnancies in Thailand can be terminated if a woman's physical or mental health are at risk, the fetus has a high risk of a genetic disease, or in cases of rape and girls under the age of 15

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Female genital mutilation hurts economies, says WHO

Finland to give dads same parental leave as mums

Gender in Caucasus

Working meetings in frames of the coalition project

The coalition – Unity, the Association of IDP Women “Consent”, the Women's Information Center (Tbilisi) and Cultural - Humanitarian Fund “Sukhumi” (Kutaisi) began working on the project

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Tamara Mearakishvili tells reasons for her hunger strike

Where are the Women in Armenia's Revolution?

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The winner of Miss Germany is political correctness

After 93 years of existence, Miss Germany has decided that there will be no man in the jury this year. The competition wants to judge the candidates mainly on their personality

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World's 22 richest men wealthier than all the women in Africa, study finds

National Archives removes exhibit that altered images of Women's March

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

Somalia executes two men by firing squad for girl's gang rape and murder

The killing triggered demonstrations calling for authorities to enforce a law to secure justice in the east African nation, where rape victims are stigmatized

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"Marry-your-rapist" bill to be introduced by lawmakers in Turkey

Japanese journalist wins damages in high-profile lawsuit over alleged rape

IDP Georgia

Special Report of the Public Defender of Georgia on the Rights of Conflict Affected Population

The report also puts forward the recommendations of the Public Defender to improve the rights of conflict affected population

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Geneva International Discussions feature Abkhazia and Tskhinvali

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

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

 

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Gender policy

With a nod from parliament, Greece gets first female president

Barack Obama: Women are better leaders than men

Britain elects record number of female lawmakers in 2019 election

 

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Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

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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