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It’s high time to end child marriage in Africa

During the last few years, child marriage has mostly been handled as a human rights and social issue in the international debate. While this is no doubt justified, a strong economic case also exists for speeding up the efforts and enhancing resource...
Online article

Access to justice for women in Tajikistan

Over the last quarter century, Tajik people have suffered from horrible civil war, economic collapse and a massive labour migration following the break-up of the Soviet Union and independence from it. Many women were left with no support, since...
Online article

"I would like to be involved, but I just don't have time"

Nepal’s new 2015 constitution guarantees full and equal rights for women, giving them formal equality with men. Yet in practice this status remains barely imaginable to most Nepalese women. This article considers the extent to which the provisions...


Web documentary

Faces of modern slavery – in pictures

"Traffickers take all that makes you human": faces of modern slavery – in pictures. Survivors of human trafficking recount how they were raped, abused and exploited as they became 21st century slaves.
Web documentary

If the world were 100 people

Infografik [auf Visual.ly] der US-Stiftung 100 People . Globale Zusammenhänge werden durch Herunterbrechen der Weltbevölkerung auf 100 Menschen aufgezeigt.

Don't panic

The visualizations are based on original graphics and stories by Gapminder and the underlaying data-sources are listed here . Hans Rosling presents some results from our UK Ignorance Survey described here .



Neue feministische Aufbrüche / Britt Weyde... [et al.]

Grün ist die Farbe eines neuen feministischen Aufbruchs in Lateinamerika. Zwar gibt es in Lateinamerika schon seit langem klassische Demos, Ansprachen und Publikationen, etwa zum Internationalen Frauentag am 8. März, doch bei den gegenwärtigen Bewegungen und Debatten um Gender und Frauenrechte in...
Electronic document

Digital India through a Gender Lens / Anita Gurumurthy ; Heinrich Böll Stiftung (Hrsg.)

This research paper seeks to analyse Digital India from a gender perspective, evaluating its implications for women’s empowerment and gender equality.

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