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The No-Nonsense Guide to Women's Rights

It is no longer acceptable to live in a world where young girls are taken out of school and forced into early marriage, where women’s employment opportunities are limited, and where the threat of gender-based violence is a daily reality — at home, in the street, at school and at work. -Michele Bachelet, Head of UN Women…

  • Mon Mar 7 07:48:00 2011
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'She has not taken this risk for nothing'

Violence against women is a horrific reality in many places…

  • Thu Jan 20 09:57:00 2011
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Nikki van der Gaag

Nikki van der Gaag…

  • Thu Jul 1 03:00:00 2010
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Sokari Ekine

Sokari Ekine is a Nigerian social justice activist and blogger…

  • Thu Jul 1 03:00:00 2010
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Women of the world unite!

Sixteen days of activism against gender-based violence start here.…

  • Thu Nov 26 05:50:23 2009
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Burma: hunted down

The first anniversary of the popular protests against fuel pricerises in Burma has come around…

  • Fri Sep 12 08:02:00 2008
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Timor-Leste

Timor-Leste’s landscape is still deeply scarred from the conflict that raged in 1999, after the Timorese population voted for independence from Indonesia.…

  • Wed Jul 2 02:09:00 2008
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Because I am a girl... How young women’s rights are being ignored

*Nikki van der Gaag* reveals how, in many countries around the world, girls are still discriminated against, abused and treated as second-class citizens – just because they are girls.…

  • Mon Oct 1 11:51:00 2007
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War against women

*Femke van Zeijl* on the devastation caused by rape.…

  • Fri Jun 1 12:32:00 2007
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Thailand

In October 2006, Thailand expanded its list of tourist attractions with one of the world’s most laid-back military coups…

  • Wed Nov 1 22:20:00 2006
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