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Facing up to gender inequality in the public sector

Facing up to gender inequality in the public sector | Women's Right | Scoop.it
The Guardian Facing up to gender inequality in the public sector The Guardian I know that gender inequality is not intentional, but as Professor Susan Vinnicombe, director of the International Centre for Women Leaders points out, the obstacle is...
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I chose this article because it show how women are facing the issue's of unequal right in gender. This relates to half the sky because those women were facing gender inequality.
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Men must accept women as equals if development goals are to be ...

Men must accept women as equals if development goals are to be ... | Women's Right | Scoop.it
Men must learn what gender equality means and stop trying to control women's lives if future development goals are to have any real traction, the head of the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) said on Monday.

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This article is about how women aren't allowed a right to have contraceptive but men are allowed to. This relates to gender inequality because men aren't allowing women to have a say so in how they should be protected and if they even should be protected. 

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Thirty years on, women still face discrimination in the workplace

Thirty years on, women still face discrimination in the workplace | Women's Right | Scoop.it
Thirty years after Harold Wilson's Labour government put in place the country's first Sex Discrimination Act, Britain's women are still suffering from unequal pay and, increasingly, sexual harassment in the workplace.

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I chose this article because it relates to how women aren't treated as equal as men even in serious situation like work. Women should be able to go to work and put in just the same amount of hours as men and get the same pay but unfortunately something women don't.   

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‘Israeli women subject to sex abuse’

‘Israeli women subject to sex abuse’ | Women's Right | Scoop.it
Israeli Public Security Ministry says one third of women in this country are sexually abused.

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This article is about how women are being sexually abused in Israeli i chose this article because many time women in third world countries don't have equal rights as many women in America and other developed countries. Women in third world countries are looked down upon as property and not humans.

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Cendrine Marrouat - cendrinemarrouat.com's curator insight, May 16, 2013 3:04 AM

"In January, a study conducted by Israel’s Industry, Trade and Labor Ministry's Research and Economics Administration indicated that 11.4 percent of working women had been sexually harassed at workplace in 2011."

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CHUMBI: Female Education

CHUMBI: Female Education | Women's Right | Scoop.it
It is the height of selfishness for men, who fully appreciate in their own case the great advantages of a good education to den these advantages to women. There is no valid argument by which the exclusion of the female sex ...

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I chose this article because its encouraging men to see that women should have the right to an education and that women should have that power to be able to learn. This relates to gender inequality because women don't have that power nor ability to get an education.

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Turkish law will make legal abortion impossible, say campaigners

Turkish law will make legal abortion impossible, say campaigners | Women's Right | Scoop.it

"A new law expected to be presented to the Turkish cabinet in the next few days will make it impossible for women in the country to gain access to legal abortions, health professionals and human rights activists have warned."


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Women aren't give the right to contraceptives. 

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