World: ‘Girl Rising,’ film. ‘We cannot forfeit rights of women in Israel’. Christian feminists aim to spread the word on gender equality ‘Girl Rising,’ film championing gender equality.

Libya’s Women Activists Outraged by Court Ruling on Wives Voice of America This ruling on multiple wives has horrified liberals, who fear the clock is being turned back on advances won during the revolution on women’s issues and the small gains already made under former leader Moammar Gadhafi. Earlier this month, the court ..

Marching for gender equality iloubnan.info Salk said that over the years, several law proposals regarding gender equality have been put forward to the parliament but not a single one has been realized. Nasawiya is officially giving up on the MPs and putting their faith in the Lebanese people ..

Livnat: We cannot forfeit rights of women in Israel Jerusalem Post “Religious courts are responsible for women’s status as Jews in the State of Israel,” the new bill explains. “In the current rabbinical courts, according to Jewish law, there are only male dayanim. The courts deal with women’s issues and men and women …

‘Girl Rising,’ film championing gender equality, to premiere in Portland … OregonLive.com What would happen if more of the world’s 66 million uneducated girls were allowed to receive the same schooling as their male counterparts? That’s the question addressed in “Girl Rising,” an Intel-funded film that begins screening this week in theaters …

Kenyan elections must be free of sexual violence, UN official stresses ahead … UN News Centre “I call on all candidates to speak out against election violence, and for the Kenyan authorities to take the necessary steps to avert the risk of increased sexual violence and ensure the protection of civilians, especially women and girls,” she stated …

Christian feminists aim to spread the word on gender equality The Guardian (blog) Christian feminists have a bit of a visibility issue. I first thought this at a Go Feminist! conference, where I facilitated discussion in a session entitled “Faith and feminism”. One woman taking part was astounded and excited by the fact that a …

Kenyan election opening doors for women – YouTube 2 min For more stories visit http://www.enca.com/videos Kenya, March 2 – Thewomen of Turkana, a …

Fouada Watch calls on women to boycott parliamentary elections Daily News Egypt A campaign initiated by the Fouada Watch women’s rights organisation has called on Egyptian women to boycott the upcoming House of Representatives election. The campaign was announced during a press conference on Saturday, and is entitled “Women …

Egypt: Coptic woman MP, vote is urgent. Boycott useless ANSAmed ROME, MARCH 1- Egypt’s youngest lawmaker, Marianne Malak Kamal, who is in Rome to attend the first edition of the Italian foreign ministry’s Women in Diplomacy school, says boycotting upcoming national elections in …

Malawi Parliament passes Gender Equality Bill: Women empowered Nyasa Times Parliament on Wednesday passed the Gender Equality Bill which among others, seeks to promote gender equality and equal integration of men and women in all functions of the society. The bill also aims at prohibiting and providing redress for sex…

Women voters turning from Gillard The Age Julia Gillard’s campaign to portray Tony Abbott as a misogynist does not appear to be working in crucial western Sydney electorates where women clearly prefer the Opposition Leader to the Prime Minister, according to a new Fairfax poll. In the four …

Premier’s outreach to female voters falls flat 24 Hours Vancouver Experts who have advised female voters think the polls tell a complicated story. Communication strategist Alise Mills has spent a career advising political candidates, both men and women, on messaging. In the case of Clark she said the premier would …

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