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Haryana reports alarmingly low sex ratio at birth, lowest in the last five years

The first signs of people carrying out gender determination had emerged when the cumulative SRB (till June 2021) had dipped to 911 from 920 (till June 2020)

Published on 27th October 2021
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Girl wore shorts to an exam hall, forced to sit wrapped in a curtain at Girijananda Chowdhury Institute in Assam

The girl's father rushed to the nearest market to buy alternative clothes for his daughters but by then it was too late

Published on 17th September 2021
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Study finds women receive less credit for their work in academic publications

The findings were drawn from an analysis of 5,575 survey responses from researchers in the natural sciences, medicine, engineering, social sciences, and professional fields

Published on 6th September 2021
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HC issues notice to Centre, Delhi govt on PIL seeking separate washrooms for third gender

The plea further sought direction to maintain the hygiene of the washrooms so that people get equal rights and facilities for their basic needs

Published on 26th July 2021
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Human Rights Watch pushes Japan to update archaic law on changing gender 

Human Rights Watch said that the requirements contradict Japan's international human rights obligations and are opposed by the World Health Organization and other medical organisations

Published on 25th May 2021
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India slips 28 places to rank 140 among 156 countries in Global Gender Gap Report

Most of the decline occurred on the political empowerment subindex, where India regressed 13.5 percentage points, with a significant decline in the number of women ministers

Published on 31st March 2021
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Women have to work twice as hard to get the same salary: European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on equal opportunities

The employment rate for women in Europe stands at 67 per cent, while that for men is 78 per cent

Published on 9th March 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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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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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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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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School authorities forced Indian-American transgender student to dress up as a boy. Here's how she gave them solid gender awareness lessons    

The school in California didn't allow a student to wear school's girls' uniform, use the girls' bathroom, or be called a "she". In retaliation, she and her family decided to sue the school over this

Published on 8th August 2017

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