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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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Gender equality best in Sweden, worst in Greece

Sweden and Denmark top the EU in terms of gender equality in society, while Greece and Hungary rank at the bottom.

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Social media fills with "Me Too" stories of sexual harassment, assault

In China women 'hold up half the sky' but can't touch the political glass ceiling

Angelina Jolie pens powerful letter urging everyone to make the a world a better place

Alyssa Milano Launches “Me Too” Hashtag To Raise Awareness Of Sexual Assault And Harassment

Cairo named most dangerous megacity for women; London best - poll

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

Gender in the world

Raise sons to be feminists like daughters, says Canada's Trudeau

"All of us benefit when women and girls have the same opportunities as men and boys - and it's on all of us to make that a reality"

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Trump Administration Rolls Back Birth Control Mandate

Poor body image makes girls less assertive and risks health, study finds

Gender in Caucasus

WIC project manager Nazi Burduladze on women's movement in Georgia

Women’s Information Center’s project manager Nazi Burduladze speaks to Radio GIPA (FM94.3) about women’s movement in Georgia, recent march, follow ups and future plans.

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Georgian Women March against Misogyny and Racism

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

It`s interesting to know

French law requiring Photoshopped images of models to be labeled as such goes into effect

The “Photoshop law” will not apply to retouching hair or removing skin blemishes, as it is mostly aimed at avoiding images of “excessively thin” models.

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Selena Gomez reveals she’s had a kidney transplant as she shares hospital picture with best friend who donated her organ

Viking warrior discovered in Sweden was a woman, researchers confirm

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

Raped and executed in public: a Congolese militia’s reign of terror

Woman was raped, whipped and decapitated in front of a cheering crowd before rebels drank her blood because she served fighters 'forbidden' fish

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Meryl Streep on Harvey Weinstein: ‘The abuse of power is familiar’

India girl 'raped by teachers' critical after abortion

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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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

In China women 'hold up half the sky' but can't touch the political glass ceiling

62 men and 2 women – ruling party announces mayor candidates

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

 

Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC

 

Trafficking

More than 40 million people trapped in slavery: new global estimate

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

 

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