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Women's Group develops app to shut down domestic violence in NZ

Not what our lolas fought for

It rained on Friday afternoon, just as different women's (and men's) groups assembled in front of the Commission on Elections offices to mark the 79th anniversary (on April 30) of Filipino women's right to vote. But it did not rain on our parade. ... Philippine Daily Inquirer, 1 day ago
Duterte speaks like a pimp, women's rights group say Philippine Daily Inquirer, 1 day ago
Women's groups campaign to block Duterte bid Yahoo! Singapore, 1 day ago

Drive on to Bring Kids Back to School

BENGALURU: The Karnataka State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (KSCPCR) is once again attempting a convergence of various state departments, along with NGOs and student organisations, to bring all children to school. The Shaale Kade ...
 New Indian Express1 day ago Programme in all 30 districts to bring back dropouts to school: Alva  Deccan Herald4 days ago Maneka seeks report on child workers  Times of India4 days ago Child rights panel directs closure of orphanage  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Govt. committed to women's safety: CM

He inaugurates two-day workshop on Women, women's rights and human rights a perspective Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday said that his government was committed to put into action the recommendations of the Legislative Committee on Women and ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Appraisal of Women Protection Bill  The Nation Pakistan5 days ago Women are mentally strong while men lack willpower: CM  Deccan Herald1 week ago CM neglects distressed woman at Women's Meet  Star of Mysore1 week ago

Parched state - For women in Shingnapur, pra...

SHANI SHINGNAPUR (AHMEDNAGAR): Scores of women from various states now throng the Shani Shingnapur temple here after right-to-pray activists succeeded in getting the temple trust to allow the fairer sex access to the chauthara (platform) to offer ...
 Times of India4 days ago Rights complaint filed after Philippine candidate's remark  Equilibrio Informativo4 days ago Rights complaint filed after Duterte's rape remark  Philippine Daily Inquirer1 week ago Women's rights groups file complaint vs. Duterte over rape remark  Kicker Daily News1 week ago

ASEAN Commission to release report on women's rights, gender equality

The ASEAN Commission on Women and Children ( ACWC ) plans to release a report on women's rights and gender equality this June, examining the progress and disparities experienced by Southeast Asian women in politics, education, health and the ...
 Jakarta Post2 days ago State of Siege: Report On Encounters And Cases Of Sexual Violence In Bijapur And Sukma Districts Of Chhattisgarh  Counter Currents2 days ago ASEAN Commission on Women and Children to release report on women's rights and gender equality  Brunei Times3 days ago Seven Women Officers of SSC Granted Permanent Commission By Navy  Outlook India1 week ago
Himalayan times

Thousands trafficked in Nepal: NHRC

IANS/Kathmandu More than 8,000 people are trafficked annually in Nepal, the latest report by National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has revealed. Unveiling its national report on Monday, NHRC claimed that over 16,000 citizens, mostly women and ...
 Gulf Times5 days ago Trafficking interceptions surge after Nepal quake: rights commission  Equities.com4 days ago Over 8,000 people trafficked annually in Nepal: National Human Rights Commission days ago Women and child trafficking increased after temblor: NHRC  Himalayan times6 days ago

NHRC notice to WB govt over water crisis in primary school for girls in Jangalmahal

National Human Rights Commission, NHRC has issued notices to the Chief Secretary of West Bengal and West Midnapore District Magistrate over non-availability of water in a primary school for girls in Jangalmahal area.NHRC has called for reports within two ...
 News on Air3 weeks ago NHRC notice to West Bengal over lack of water in girls school  Prokerala3 weeks ago NHRC takes bank to task for harassment of girl over edu loan  Business Standard1 month ago NHRC notice to M.P. govt. over denial of treatment to pregnant women  The Hindu2 months ago

Rise in Nepali women trafficked to China, South Korea - rights commission

By Gopal Sharma KATHMANDU, April 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Thousands of Nepali women are being trafficked every year as sex workers and bonded labourers, and China and South Korea are emerging as new destinations, a member of the National ...
 Sharenet4 days ago

Up to 21,000 pregnant women leave jobs because of safety risks

The Women and Equalities Committee hears evidence from two panels, focusing on the Government's plan for action on pregnancy and maternity discrimination. Witnesses Tuesday 26 April 2016, The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House At 10.30am - ...
 Bloomberg6 days ago No let up for women empowerment  Philippine Information Agency6 days ago Up to 21,000 Pregnant Women a Year leave Jobs over Safety Concerns  HR days ago

Pak HRC seeks probe into missing journalist

Pakistan’s Human Rights Commission has sought a thorough probe into the mysterious disappearance of a Pakistani woman journalist allegedly kidnapped while pursuing case of an Indian engineer who was jailed over espionage charges by a military court. The ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago Sexual violence in Pakistan often goes unnoticed: Here are a few resilient voices in the battle for justice  First Post.com2 months ago
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