Search Results for Tag: Kenya
Female Genital Mutilation is a crime against women. This week’s edition of Women in the News takes a look at brave women who are willing to be a witness to help other women. Read also other news about women that made it to the headlines.
Date04.09.2015 | 16:33
Tags#endFGM, female genital mutilation, FGM, gay couples, girls, Iran, Kenya, Pokot, saudi arabia, Tehran, women's rights
The Prunus Africana tree contains ingredients that help fight illnesses like prostate cancer. But the tree is now under threat. Two Kenyan women have taken up the fight to protect this valuable tree.
Date04.03.2015 | 10:12
TagsAberdare Montains, cancer, Dorothy Nyamai, Kenya, Mary Nyambura, Prostate cancer, Prunus Africana
Female genital mutilation is still practised in many African countries, despite being officially banned. Girl members of the semi nomadic Pokot ethnic group in Kenya have to undergo the painful ritual.
Date24.02.2015 | 16:56
A Turkish woman was murdered because she resisted rape. How did the goverment react? Read more for women’s news that made it to the headlines in the last few days.
Date20.02.2015 | 14:43
Auma Obama tells Women Talk Online that women’s emancipation need not be a fight where women are constantly trying to get the better of men.
Date31.07.2014 | 14:42