“What ISIS did to you, will not happen again,” said the Yazidi Patriarch to the women and children victims of ISIS taken to Germany to get help. Read more about their stories and other news about women here.
Date05.10.2015 | 9:59
Tags#ISISchan, Angela Merkel, drop-out rate, Dubai, endometriosis, Germany, Ghana, Hillary Clinton, hypochondriac, India, Irak, Syria, Taylor Swift, women's rights, womensrights, Yazidi
Date05.10.2015 | 9:57
TagsAfghanistan, Audrey Hepburn, breast cancer, FGM, honour killing, Jack the Ripper, rape, women's rights, womensrights
Sita’s face beams with happiness as she dances (picture). After enduring severe hardship, a group of Nepali girls are now on a tour performing traditional dance across Germany, Austria and Switzerland. DW takes a look at how the Maiti organization offers them aid and shelter.
Date26.09.2015 | 13:06
TagsAnuradha Koirala, brothel, exploitation, Hepatitis, Hero of the Year Award, HIV/AIDS, housemaid, India, Kathmandu, Maiti Nepal, Mother Teresa, NGO, sex trafficker, trafficker, women's rights, womensrights
It is ironic that while India is one of the world’s fastest growing economies, many Indian women are still trapped in the dark ages. Just name it – female feticide, child marriage, sexual violence, dowry, domestic slavery and abuse top gender evils. It might not necessarily be in that order.
Date24.09.2015 | 13:54
Tags#selfiewithdaughter, delhi, Female foeticide, feticide, foeticide, Gujarat, haryana, Himachal Pradesh, India, Murali Krishnan, Punjab, womensrights
Syrian toddler Aylan Kurdi became the symbol of refugees’ plight. His little body found on a beach has moved many people to start giving help and support for refugees. On the other hand Charlie Hebdo’s caricature that depicts Aylan Kurdi triggered sharp criticism against the satirical French magazine. Read the comments here!
Date24.09.2015 | 12:56
Tags#CharlieHebdo, #childmarriage, #refugeeswelcome, Aylan Kurdi, Child marriage, refugee children, refugee women, refugees, satire, self-esteem, womensrights