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Ten thousand people to be surveyed on sexual harassment

13 Apr 2018 Australia
WomenMonitoring
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NHRIs showcase their work for women and girls in rural areas

21 Mar 2018 United States
WomenIntl. engage
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Sri Lanka: Commission recommends measures to empower women in the informal sector

15 Mar 2018 Sri Lanka
WomenMonitoring
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ICHR welcomes resolutions on women’s rights

11 Mar 2018 Palestine
Women
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Commission records increase in cases of violence against women

11 Mar 2018 Afghanistan
WomenMonitoring
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Women human rights defenders face threats and intimidation

08 Mar 2018 Thailand
Women
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NHRC condemns sexual violence against two Marma sisters

26 Feb 2018 Bangladesh
WomenMonitoring
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NHRIs urged to bolster efforts for persons with disabilities

26 Feb 2018  
Disability
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CSW to focus on the rights of women and girls living in rural areas

23 Feb 2018  
WomenIntl. engage
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NHRIs develop plans to tackle gender-based challenges

09 Feb 2018 Jordan
Women
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Advancing gender equality in West Asia

10 Jan 2018 Jordan
Women
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Commission issues report card on response to sexual harassment in universities

20 Dec 2017 Australia
WomenMonitoring
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NHRC seeks answers to “sadistic” response to rape of schoolgirl

28 Nov 2017 India
WomenMonitoring
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Family violence policies in workplaces must be supported by legislation

25 Nov 2017 New Zealand
WomenAdvocacy
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Taking concrete steps to strengthen women’s rights

13 Nov 2017 India
Women
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Putting gender equality at the heart of our training

11 Aug 2017  
Women
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​Report shines light on sexual assault at universities

01 Aug 2017 Australia
WomenMonitoring
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​Sharing new ideas to advance gender equality

28 Jul 2017 Malaysia
WomenAdvocacy
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Family violence inquiry to hear testimonies from survivors

21 Jul 2017 Samoa
WomenInquiry
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More than 6,000 trafficked in previous year

05 Jul 2017 Nepal
WomenMonitoring
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APF urges ongoing support for advocacy campaign

12 Jun 2017  
WomenIntl. engage
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​Practical efforts needed to promote gender equality

11 Apr 2017 Afghanistan
WomenAdvocacy
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NHRIs’ work on women’s rights acknowledged at CSW 61

03 Apr 2017 United States
WomenAdvocacy
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​Commission seeks to close the $600k pay gap

08 Mar 2017 New Zealand
WomenAdvocacy