Retirement not a matter for gender equality. Progress on UN gender goals marred by ‘honor’ system.

Are Capability And Commitment Enough To Bring More Women To The Table? Forbes As we celebrate International Women’s Day, it’s very disappointing that the business world still suffers from lack of female representation on boards …

Retirement not a matter for gender equality, say most Global Times A recent survey to discover attitudes to the age of retirement for women, discovered that more than 60 percent of the Shanghai residents questioned …

WOMEN: Experts call for engaging men and boys as allies in fight for gender equality UN News Centre 12 March 2014 – Gender equality is not just a concern for women and girls, a panel of experts gathered at the United Nations in New York stressed …

Women making progress in parliaments New Zealand Herald UNITED NATIONS (AP) Women could achieve equal representation with men in the world’s parliaments in less than 20 years if the current rate of …

Progress on UN development goals marred by ‘honor’ system Jerusalem Post Three indicators are described: equal girls’ enrollment in primary school; women’s share of paid employment; and women’s equal representation in …

African Women Call for Equal Protection to Land Ownership AllAfrica.com “Women have to be there to play, and to be in to win. Women need to start with registration for transformation. If women want women’s representation, …

New women universities to be established Pakistan Observer He said that new women universities are being established in Bahawalpur, … Similarly, at least 30 percent representation of women has been made …

Santiago: Next president should be female to meet PH gender equality goal Inquirer.net MANILA, Philippines – To ensure the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (UNMDG) of gender equality, Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago …

Ministry for women empowerment urged Arab News “Our society is structured in such a way that women’s issues are always handled separately and the participation of women is needed in the decision …

‘Libyan women should have the same rights as men’ Saudi Gazette During her campaign for a female quota in last month’s elections, she was able to gain support from a majority of Congress members apart from the …

Quotas help more women enter Latin American politics Thomson Reuters Foundation Socialist Party Senator Isabel Allende (C) takes her seat as president of the Chilean Senate at the new Congress’s first session, before the inaugural …

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