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Sri Lanka removes ban on sale of alcohol to women

Category: It`s interesting to know 

2018-01-11

Sri Lanka is to allow women over the age of 18 to buy alcohol legally for the first time in more than 60 years

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Melania Trump awarded 12 “Women of Courage”

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-03-30

The IWOC Award recognizes women who have distinguished themselves by providing important services to their community despite facing danger

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Bad laws underpin global "rape epidemic", let rapists off the hook: report

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-03-06

A survey of laws in 73 countries found rapists could avoid punishment by marrying their victim in countries including Bahrain, Iraq, Philippines, Tajikistan and Tunisia

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Meet Maggie Doyne: 29 years old and a loving mother to 51 Nepali children

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2015-12-10

Back west to celebrate being named CNN’s 2015 Hero of the Year, Doyne is also visiting to establish the apartment as a base for the small BlinkNow team she’s assembled stateside

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Gender pay gap 'may take 118 years to close' - World Economic Forum

Category: Gender in the world 

Naomi Grimley
2015-11-19

Nordic countries are still doing the most to close the gender gap overall, just as they were 10 years ago. They may not have achieved total equality

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ADDIS: investing in gender equality vital to economic growth, sustainable development, says Ban

Category: Gender in the world 

2015-07-15

“It is clear that we have not invested sufficiently in gender equality,” Mr. Ban said at a side event hosted by UN Women and the World Bank on Financing for Gender Equality

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Will the next UN secretary general be a woman?

Category: Gender in the world 

2015-07-10

Mary Robinson, Nicholas Kristof and other global experts share their thoughts on the potential repercussions of a female UN secretary general

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Lebanon launches hotline for women domestic workers to report abuse

Category: Gender in the world 

Magda Mis
2015-06-23

Lebanon has launched a 24-hour hotline for female domestic workers to allow them to report abuse or mistreatment and receive help

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Mothers and children need more – not less – social protection, says UN labour agency

Category: Gender in the world 

2015-05-13

ILO has cited alarming statics, including that some 800 women die in child birth every day, only 28 per cent of employed women receive cash benefits during their maternity leave

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India is now the world’s slave capital: Global Slavery Index 2014

Category: Trafficking 

Kounteya Si
2014-11-21

The Global Slavery Index 2014 announced that India and Pakistan alone account for over 45% of total global enslaved population and have highest prevalence of modern slavery in Asia

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