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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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French film director Luc Besson accused of rape

A rape investigation has been launched against one of France's best-known film directors, Luc Besson, the Paris prosecutor's office

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Where are the Women in Armenia's Revolution?

New York’s 1st woman attorney general is the most qualified person to ever hold the post

Cannes film festival unveils equality charter in push for gender parity

Woman to be archbishop in the Anglican Church of Canada for first time

Sudanese teen bride who killed husband during rape to be executed

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

Gender in the world

Melania Trump unveils 'Be Best' campaign for children

US First Lady Melania Trump has announced a campaign to teach children the importance of social, emotional and physical health

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Viral photo prompts Indonesian government moves toward banning child marriage

'Goddesses' to 'men only': China tech firms pledge to end sexist job ads

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

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Hero Southwest Pilot Says Flying Gave Her 'Opportunity to Witness for Christ on Every Flight'

The Southwest Airlines pilot who safely landed an airplane Tuesday after the engine exploded is being hailed a hero

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Most married women preferring hanging out with friends over husbands, survey finds

Tammy Duckworth becomes first senator to give birth in office

The Global Network of women Peacebuilders

Gender based violence

India rape: Second Jharkhand teenager set alight, police say

A 17-year-old girl in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand is in a critical condition after she was raped and then set on fire

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New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman quits amid abuse reports

Chilean towns to fine men for street harassment of women

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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Beyond the Shelter

The youth exhibitions and installations

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

 

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

Newly-resurfaced video of Allison Mack purportedly shows how she tried to lure women into alleged sex cult

21st century slavery: European anti-trafficking experts raise the alarm over labour exploitation

Pope Francis asks forgiveness for all Christians who buy sex from women

 

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