Search Results for Tag: empowering women
At her press conference as CDU chairperson after the elections in Berlin, Merkel came across as unusually self-critical, but also decisive. This is sign enough that she wants another term, writes DW’s Christoph Strack.
Date22.09.2016 | 9:35
TagsAngela Merkel, CDU, empowering women, European Union, Germany, refugee crisis, refugees, women's rights
Date30.08.2016 | 9:50
Tagsanti poaching, Black Mamba, empowering women, Felicia Mogakane, Greater Kruger National Park, South Afrika, women's rights
Date30.08.2016 | 9:03
Tagsburka, burkini, burkini ban, chauvinism, empowering women, France, Manuel Valls, Marine Le Pen, Nicolas Sarkozy, Western values, women's rights
There was a time sexual harassment at work was an issue shrouded under a veil of shame. Women who were at the receiving end of unwanted sexual attention either from peers or superiors did not report it for fear of ridicule. In case they raised a voice against it, their employment could be terminated. Sexual harassment at work is one of the leading causes of attrition for women at work.
Date07.06.2016 | 10:50
TagsElsa Mathews, empowering women, India, R K Pauchari, rape, sexual harassment, Tarun Tejpal, Tehelka, TERI, Vishaka Guidelines, women at work, women's rights
There was huge relief after one of the missing Chibok girls was found. She is one of the many captives who have been set free from Boko Haram. But those freed face a tough time of re-integrating back into society.
Date30.05.2016 | 12:31
Tags#Bringbackourgirls, Boko Haram, Chibok, empowering women, girls' rights, kidnap, Nigeria, Sambisa forest, stigma, women's rights