Tag: women’s rights

protest in black and white
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Secret Ballot Within U.N. Elects Iran into Women’s Rights Commission

The U.N. recently elected Iran to the Commission on the Status of Women for a four-year term and...

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U.S. Groups Involved in Influencing Anti-Women Policies in Europe

openDemocracy recently testified at a European Parliament hearing held by the committees on women’s rights and foreign influence...

Protest sign saying Women's Lives Matter
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Protests Take Place After Allegations of Rape in Australia Parliament House

Tens of thousands of women in Australia took to the streets this month to protest sexual harassment in...

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Kenyan Women’s Rights Activists Relieved Over U.S. Lifting of Global Gag Rule

The Biden administration recently lifted the global gag rule and women’s activists in Kenya are here for it....

woman in headscarf
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Trial Begins for Female Saudi Activist

The trial of Saudi women’s activist Loujain al-Hathloul began last week, two and a half years after she...

menstrual cup in hand
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Scotland Becomes the First Country to Make Menstrual Products Free

Scotland’s parliament recently passed a law that makes menstrual products free to any woman, girl, or trans person,...