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Women's Day: Why astrophysicist Prajval Shastri believes that gender discrimination must not be perpetuated at institutions by teachers 

Prajval Shastri, an astrophysicist speaks about gender bias in the academic institutions especially in the field of Science and her love for research, why she pursued astrophysics and much more 

Published on 6th March 2021
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How this 16-year-old's poetry book will help uplift the transgender community in Delhi

A 16-year-old poet and author from Gurugram, Saranya Bhattacharjya shares why she had the idea of compiling her poems into a book and how that will help the transgender community

Published on 23rd February 2021
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This documentary will make you laugh, cry and wonder what gender means to you

This 6-minute-long documentary short features 25 people who describe what gender education means to them by answering a number of hard-hitting questions on gender and sexuality

Published on 10th February 2021
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Here's how this online reading challenge could get your kids to read 60 books by June. Intrigued?

The idea behind this year's theme is to make readers aware of the fine, imaginary lines that separate and/or connect humanity such as the lines of gender, sexual identity, religion and so on

Published on 9th February 2021
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Google to pay $3.8M to current employees, job applicants affected by hiring discrimination

During a routine compliance evaluation, the department identified pay disparities affecting female employees in software engineering positions at Google facilities

Published on 2nd February 2021
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87 per cent of women felt at risk or knew someone at risk of harassment, assault during pandemic: Survey

According to India-based findings of the report by Women Deliver and Focus 2030, women in India cited public places to be the most common place where they felt at-risk

Published on 31st January 2021
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Second edition of Kerala's International Conference on Gender Equality to be held from February 11 to 13

A Gender Museum, Gender Library, Convention Centre and an Amphitheatre will be part of the first phase of the 'Gender Park' project, which aims towards gender equality in the state

Published on 27th January 2021
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Decline in 'son preference' by women of childbearing age in Bangladesh, finds new study

The study finds that among women of childbearing age in Bangladesh, son preference is giving way to a desire for gender balance, a consequence of increased female education and employment

Published on 23rd January 2021
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Delhi High Court seeks CBSE's response on issuance of certificates to transgender

According to the petition that was filed in the court, the person had undergone gender-affirming surgery in order to align his body with his self-identified gender and 

Published on 14th January 2021
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Online tool identifies COVID-19 patients at highest risk of deterioration

The tool assesses 11 measurements routinely collected from patients, including age, gender, and physical measurements (such as oxygen levels)

Published on 9th January 2021
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Transgender woman starts cafe in Noida, hopes to inspire others from 'community'

Urooz Hussain, a transgender woman, has started a cafe at Sector 119, Noida and hopes that this will inspire others from her "community"

Published on 28th December 2020
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UN Women and Kerala government collaborate for India's first Gender Data Hub

Three key areas of co-operation, as specified in the MoU, will be setting up the Gender Data Centre at The Gender Park  launching the second edition of the International Conference on Gender Equality

Published on 21st December 2020
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Here's how this 21-year-old from Jabalpur beat 5 lakh quizzers and became India's first Fact Champion

The critical social topics that were the focus area of the quiz include gender biases, population, climate change, health, animal welfare and more

Published on 8th December 2020
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COVID-19 worsening gender-based violence, human-trafficking for women: United Nations

However, lockdowns and other measures implemented in the wake of the global health crisis have led to a "shadow pandemic" of rising gender-based violence

Published on 1st December 2020
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Put the shame where it belongs: How this documentary illustrates how to tackle India's gender problem

National Award winner Vibha Bakshi created the documentary film Son Rise to show how female foeticide has broken the social peace in three villages by closely following the lives of the people there

Published on 26th November 2020

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