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Women's Rights

We have 79 articles tagged Women's Rights. Showing pages 31 to 40.

One billion rising against gender violence

Mari Marcel Thekaekara is heartened by a new campaign in South Asia.…

  • Tue Nov 20 03:32:00 2012
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When did rape cease being news?

It’s India’s fastest-growing crime, yet is often ignored, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Thu Sep 27 04:37:00 2012
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The new Kandakas: Sudanese women at the frontline of the revolution

A fearless Queen from Sudan’s past is inspiring today’s women to take action, reports Nahla Mahmoud.…

  • Tue Jul 24 05:16:00 2012
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Austerity bites – especially for women

With record female unemployment and cuts to women’s services, campaigners are looking to international law to stop the squeeze…

  • Wed May 23 03:33:00 2012
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Dancing for a change – creating awareness through art

A young dance company is tackling tough issues through its performances, as its founder Kwame Asafo-Adjei explains.…

  • Tue May 1 03:45:00 2012
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Zimbabwe: it’s a man’s world

Mgcini Nyoni laments the constant abuse of women’s and girls’ rights in his home country.…

  • Tue Apr 17 05:23:00 2012
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International Women’s Day: women hold up half the sky

Iris Gonzales offers a lament for the state of women’s rights and a hope for a better future.…

  • Thu Mar 8 08:26:00 2012
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A bride burnt every hour: the horror of dowry deaths

So why aren’t Indians up in arms about it? Time to name and shame, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Tue Feb 7 04:14:00 2012
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Olympic sex-trafficking myth creates climate of fear

Fears of a flood of sex workers entering London are creating extreme unease despite little evidence to back this up, says Giedre Steikunaite.…

  • Wed Feb 1 04:27:00 2012
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Demanding democracy in Swaziland

Fed up with near-zero democracy and rampant corruption, thousands have taken to the streets of Swaziland this week to call for change, reports Nick Harvey.…

  • Wed Sep 7 10:19:00 2011
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