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Women’s informal peace efforts: Grassroots activism in South Sudan

Women’s informal peace efforts: Grassroots activism in South Sudan | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it

Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Brief no. 2018:07

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Guidance for gender transition services published- Church of England

Guidance for gender transition services published- Church of England | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
NEWS / Guidance for parishes planning services to help transgender people mark their transition published.
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Sexual and reproductive health rights and the implication of conscientious objection - Publications Office of the EU

Sexual and reproductive health rights and the implication of conscientious objection - Publications Office of the EU | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
This study was commissioned by the European Parliament’s Policy Department for Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs at the request of the FEMM Committee. It aims to provide a comparative overview of the situation in the European Union, with particular focus on six selected Member States, in terms of access to sexual and reproductive healthcare goods (such as medicines) and services (such as abortion and family planning), from both legal and practical perspectives. The study looks at the extent to which conscientious objection affects access to sexual and reproductive rights (SRHR). The study will contribute to formulating a clear framework for the improvement of access to sexual and reproductive healthcare goods and services in the EU.
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Major new YouGov survey for EVAW: Many people still unclear what rape is

Major new YouGov survey for EVAW: Many people still unclear what rape is | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
Potential jurors unsure about rape without violence, flirting, when you can change your mind, rape in long-term relationships and 'stealthing'. Over 65s least likely to perceive ‘non-consensual sex’ as rape
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Rise Up! – Canadian feminism: 1970-1990 Digital archive

Rise Up! – Canadian feminism: 1970-1990 Digital archive | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it

free acess to activist newsletters and resources

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Making international development campaigns work for girls

Making international development campaigns work for girls | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it

Rosie Walters discovers how girls can take a much more creative approach to feminist activism than campaigns would give them credit for. oxfam.

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MAI: FEMINISM AND VISUAL CULTURE Issue #2

MAI: FEMINISM AND VISUAL CULTURE Issue #2 | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it

MAI: FEMINISM AND VISUAL CULTURE Issue 2 is now available online. The focus of this issue is mostly dedicated to queer sexuality, but it also contains a great deal of material on the current climate in which we find ourselves working as specialists in gender and feminism.

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Between work and care: older women's economic empowerment | Overseas Development Institute (ODI)

Between work and care: older women's economic empowerment | Overseas Development Institute (ODI) | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
The paper explores current opportunities and challenges to the economic empowerment of older women in the global South.
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The health and social costs of women sleeping rough in Australia's cities University of Western Australia

The health and social costs of women sleeping rough in Australia's cities University of Western Australia | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
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Fawcett launches Equal Pay Advice Service as research reveals 1 in 3 workers are unaware pay discrimination is illegal

Fawcett launches Equal Pay Advice Service as research reveals 1 in 3 workers are unaware pay discrimination is illegal | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
9 NOVEMBER 2018: A shocking 1 in 3 men and women in work do not know it is illegal to pay women and men differently.
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Non-disclosure agreements: Committee to examine wider issues - News from Parliament

Non-disclosure agreements: Committee to examine wider issues - News from Parliament | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
Following its recent inquiry into sexual harassment in the workplace, which recommended that the Government should clean up the use of NDAs in sexual harassment cases, the Committee launches a new inquiry to look at the wider use of NDAs in cases where any form of harassment or other discrimination is alleged. This might include, for example, pregnancy or maternity discrimination or racist abuse.
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Gender Equality and the Sustainable Development Goals in Asia and the Pacific: Baseline and Pathways for Transformative Change by 2030

Gender Equality and the Sustainable Development Goals in Asia and the Pacific: Baseline and Pathways for Transformative Change by 2030 | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
This publication provides the first Sustainable Development Goal assessment of the situation of women and girls in Asia and the Pacific based on data from official sources.
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the Social Institutions and Gender Index 2019

the Social Institutions and Gender Index 2019 | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it

The SIGI was first launched in 2009 by OECD and then updated in 2012 and 2014. The fourth edition of the SIGI was launched in December 2018

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Domestic sexual abuse of girls - Publications Office of the EU

Domestic sexual abuse of girls - Publications Office of the EU | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
This study was commissioned by the European Parliament’s Policy Department for Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs at the request of the FEMM Committee. The study provides a definition and conceptual model of domestic sexual abuse of girls, as well as analyses of prevalence and risk factors across the EU. It goes on to review policies and actions to address domestic sexual abuse of girls at the EU and Member State levels, and sets out case studies of four countries. It ends by providing recommendations for Member States and EU institutions.
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‘Let’s stop thinking it is normal’ | Oxfam International

‘Let’s stop thinking it is normal’ | Oxfam International | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
Identifying patterns in social norms contributing to violence against women and girls across Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean and the Pacific
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16 days of activism aganst gender violence resources.

16 days of activism aganst gender violence resources. | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
Welcome to the Center for Women’s Global Leadership’s digital platform, for the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign! We aim to be a global hub, amplifying the work and voices of…
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The Suffrage collection | LSE Digital Library

The Suffrage collection | LSE Digital Library | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it

This collection contains suffrage newspapers, journals, pamphlets, leaflets and annual reports of different suffrage groups covering the women’s suffrage campaign from the late 19th century to 1928 when women were granted equal voting rights with men

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The National Community Attitudes towards Violence against Women Survey Australian survey

The National Community Attitudes towards Violence against Women Survey Australian survey | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
The periodic National Community Attitudes towards Violence against Women Survey, or NCAS, tells us how people understand violence against women, their attitudes towards it, what influences their attitudes, and if there has been a change over time. It also gauges attitudes to gender equality and people’s preparedness to intervene when witnessing violence or its precursors.
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WomenCount: Leaders in Higher Education 2018

WomenCount: Leaders in Higher Education 2018 | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
‘One area where universities have a hugely positive story to tell is the increasing role of women in leadership positions at our great institutions – from governance roles, to the executive, to leading academic and professional positions across our universities.’ Kate Hinter and Sarah John, Joint Heads of Perrett Laver's UK Higher Education Practice WomenCount…
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Going Digital OECD  Bridging the Digital Data Gender  Divide

Going Digital OECD  Bridging the Digital Data Gender  Divide | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it

http://www.oecd.org/going-digital/bridging-the-digital-gender-divide.pdf

Include Upskill, innovate. The road ahead is uphill: todayworldwide some 327 million fewer women than men have a smartphone and can access the mobile Internet. this report considers what can be done.

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What Would A Feminist Security Council Agenda Look Like?

What Would A Feminist Security Council Agenda Look Like? | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
What would a feminist Security Council agenda look like? The UN Security Council is responsible for maintaining peace and security in accordance with the principles of the United Nations, including women's equal rights and prevention of war. Yet because violence against women exists everywhere, no country in the world is a country without conflict for women. 
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BVA News - #Timeforchange: Do women veterinary profession still face discrimination?

BVA News - #Timeforchange: Do women veterinary profession still face discrimination? | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
Women in the veterinary profession still face discrimination and it is those who believe they are no longer experiencing it who are most likely to discriminate, a new study has revealed.
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Inclusive Tech Report Launch – Inclusive Boards

Inclusive Tech Report Launch – Inclusive Boards | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it
Women make up just 12.6% of board members and 16.6% of senior executives in the top tech firms, equivalent to 14.6% female representation across all senior levels in tech.
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Work-life balance - EU Law and Publications

Work-life balance - EU Law and Publications | Women and Gender Studies | Scoop.it

In order to address the underrepresentation of women in the labour market, the European Commission has launched an initiative on Work-Life Balance that aims at enabling people with caring responsibilities to better balance their work and family life and encouraging a better sharing of caring responsibilities between women and men.

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