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#beijing20 – women & poverty

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EU Survey on gender-based violence will be presented in March 2014

The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) will present the results of its survey on gender-based violence in March 2014.  The results are based on an EU-wide survey conducted by FRA from 2011—2012.  The survey data on violence against … Continue reading

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Non-formal curriculum to prevent violence against women and girls

As gender and anti-violence researcher working in the field of education, I am thinking about recognition of non-formal education in violence prevention since quite a couple of time. On the occasion of the International Day of the Girl Child, UN Women … Continue reading

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Gender Impact and the Price of Austerity

“While austerity measures are hurting women, men, girls and boys across the European Union (EU), women are particularly hit the hardest”, the European Women’s Lobby (EWL) states. According to them, austerity measures that seek to reduce public deficits by cutting … Continue reading

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Canada: More women elected in BC than ever before. Gender Equality in Canadian Politics.

Originally posted on UK PSA Women & Politics Specialist Group:
Clark wooed women back to the liberals Vancouver Sun Mary Chapman, a University of B.C. professor who specializes in women’s involvement in political movements, said it is too simplistic to…

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Iranian Cleric: Women Can’t Be President. Lesotho court upholds law barring princesses from succeeding.

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Among the women, Talpur won by the largest margin — 64,438 votes. PHOTO: FILE Surmounting all odds: Only six women make it to national and 10 to provincial … The…

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#25A Spain: New protest mobiblizing for social justice

 The platform “Plataforma ¡en pie!” [platform stand up] are activists from different cities in Spain, most come from other social / protest movements, lacking the right   target when defining the roots of the problem of economic crisis- thus they raise … Continue reading

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