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94 Per cent of Domestic Workers Left Out of Social Protection

In a major report, the International Labour Organisation said that only six per cent of domestic workers worldwide have access to comprehensive...

2020 saw 47,000 women/ girls Killed At the Hands of Family...

A woman or a girl is killed by an intimate partner or a family member every 11 minutes, and the magnitude of gender related...

Miriam Coronel-Ferrer, the first women negotiator

Miriam Coronel-Ferrer, the bold peace activist and the fist first female negotiator to sign a final peace accord with a rebel group, has got...

Tutarieva is a fighter for women equality

Coming from a community where men are always considered super powers and where the society thinks that men are the providers and women are...

For Rimu, education is the power of women 

For Rimu Sultana Rimu, literacy is always her mission. For this young Rohingya activist now living in one of the world’s largest refugee camps...

Meet brave Askira, who fights against Boko Haram

Born and raised in the epicentre of the Boko Haram insurgency, Fatima Askira is one of the woman leaders from Nigeria who stood for...

Dr Habiba Sarabi, a trailblazing leader of Women rights

A trailblazing leader and one among the four women involved in negotiating peace with the Taliban forces in war torn Afghanistan, Dr Habiba Sarabi...

Achieving gender equality need targeted measures; UN

As the world marked the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action– the most comprehensive roadmap for women and girls’ empowerment,...

Tetiana Baransova, a powerful advocate for the disabled

When she was ten years old, Tetiana Baransova fell and broke her spine while performing gymnastics at school. But this did not deter her...

Equal pay is essential not only for women, but to build...

Women across the world continues to earn less despite decades of activism, and dozens of laws on equal pay, the United Nations said on...

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