Date24.11.2015 | 15:51
TagsAdele, Alicia Keys, Amy Winehouse, Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Janis Joplin, Joss Stone, Macy Gray, Nina Simone, Shirley Bassey, Soul, Whitney Houston
What can be done to protect women against sexual assaults? In India the state of Haryana has launched an all-female police unit. Read the news here, and other news about women.
Date24.11.2015 | 15:50
TagsAngela Merkel, Anne Frank, Boko Haram, Chibok, female viagra, gang rape, German chancellor, haryana, India, menopause, rape, Victoria's Secret, Violence against women, women's rights
Womens rights and gender equality are in focus in Afghanistan after Kabul University introduced a new course aimed at improving the position of women in Afghan society.
Date24.11.2015 | 14:53
TagsAfghanistan, Eastern Europe, empowering women, Farkhunda, gender equality, gender intolerance, Kabul, Latin America, women's rights, womensrights
The bitter truth can be found in Latin America, Eastern Europe, Asia and Africa. I am a woman and I know for sure how far our rights are protected. I understand the problems that could come with our rights but we deserve dignity, respect and to be treated with love.
Date16.11.2015 | 6:42
TagsCamino de olvido, empowerment, Gender discrimination, glas ceiling, Mexico, Mexico's stolen daughters, Middle East, women's rights, women's rights activist, womensrights
While westerners flock to beaches in search of the perfect tan, white skin is an ideal for many with darker skin. In Asian countries, billions of euros are spent on skin whitening products, which account for over a quarter of cosmetic sales.
Date16.11.2015 | 6:13
Tagsacid, beauty, beauty surgery, Botox injection, dark skin, light skin, organic ingredients, skin infection, skin whitener, Thailand, white skin, whitening products