Search Results for Tag: Discrimination
In an interview with DW, Reham Khan, the former wife of Pakistani politician Imran Khan, talks about her upcoming book, sexual harassment of female politicians in Pakistan and her plans to return to the country.
Date26.03.2018 | 14:56
Tags#MeToo, chauvinism, Discrimination, Imran Khan, Pakistan, patriarchy, Reham Khan, women's rights
Despite numerous campaigns and popular slogans over the years, the fondness for sons remains strong among Indian parents. Many of them continue to see boys as an investment and girls a liability.
Date03.02.2018 | 9:09
Tags'Beti Bacchao, All India Womens' Progressive Association, Beti Padhao', daughters, Discrimination, HAQ Centre for Child Rights, haryana, India, Kavita Krishnan, Murali Krishnan, New Delhi
Super heroes, mythical female figures in the desert: the Suspended Territories exhibition at the Marta Herford museum shows contemporary women’s art from the Arab World, Iran and North Africa. – Author: Julia Hitz
Date20.01.2018 | 14:44
TagsArab World, Discrimination, female figures, feminism, Gender discrimination, Iran, North Africa, women's rights
In Mauritania, northwestern Africa, slavery is a fact of modern life. It’s estimated that 10-20 percent of the country’s 3.5 million people are still enslaved in a system rooted in ethnic discrimination. – Author: Robert Asher and Safa Faki
Date04.01.2018 | 14:52
Tagscaste, Discrimination, domestic ause, ethnic discrimination, Human rights, Mauritania, poverty, slavery, women's rights
This Melbourne-based café’s name is not the only interesting thing about it. It is currently making efforts to raise awareness about the increasing gender pay gap in the country; and it has been in the news lately for all the right reasons.
Date18.08.2017 | 14:20
TagsAustralia, Ayesha Hasan, Discrimination, domestic violence, feminism, Handsome Her, Melbourne, pay gap, women's rights
Berlin’s government wants to ban sexist ads across the city after three districts set out similar plans. Advertisers say the issue is irrelevant, but local politicians say misogynist advertising influences children.
Date21.06.2017 | 13:58
Tags#sexism, Berlin, consumerism, Discrimination, exploitation, Germany, misogyny, pornography, women's rights, womentalkonline
In a bid to curb killings of baby girls in India, one doctor has started a unique initiative: He waives his fee if a girl is born in his hospital. But tackling deeply entrenched mindsets that favor boys is a challenge.
Date12.04.2017 | 15:57
TagsDiscrimination, feticide, gender equality, girls, India, Mulgi Vachva Abhiyan, pune, women's rights, womentalkonline