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United Nation General Assembly has declared October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child (#dayofthegirlchild). This way the UN recognizes the special challenges many girls around the world are facing and stresses the importance of the fight of girls’ rights. For this we compiled tweets with information about girls’ education in many countries, the celebration of the Day of the Girl Cild and news about girls that made it to the headlines.
Date20.10.2015 | 11:54
Tags#dayofthegirlchild, Afghanistan, bangladesh, Child marriage, delhi, Farkhunda, Forced marriage, gang rape, India, Kenya, rape, smuggler, Syria, trafficker, women's rights, womensrights, Younis
Female migrants coming to Europe are exposed to physical and sexual violence while living in cramped shelters with other refugees. But cultural prejudices and trauma make it difficult for them to talk about abuse.
Date13.10.2015 | 12:29
Tagsfemale refugees, refugee girls, refugee women, sexual abuse, sexual assault, sexual violence, Syria, women's rights, womensrights
“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
The war in Syria has been causing a lot of casualties. But a story of a “strong baby” being born in that war-torn country can also be read in the news. Read more about it here, and other news about women that made it to the headlines.
Date24.09.2015 | 9:58
TagsAleppo, baby, cloth sanitary pad, fistula, girl gamer, Kenya, Mexico, sexual harassment, Syria, Twitch, women's rights, womensrights
As thousands of refugees keep ariving in Germany, the DW takes a look at women who undertake the long and arduous journey from their home in Syria to Europe. Many of them carry their babies or small children with them.
Date21.09.2015 | 13:58
Tags#refugeeswelcome, Agathonisi, Croatia, Germany, Greece, Horgos, Hungaria, Kos, Lesbos, Piraeus, refugee girls, refugee women, refugees, Samos, Serbia, Syria, women's rights
The refugee crisis in Europe has led #CharlieHebdo, the satirical French magazine, to publish some highly provocative cartoons. I won’t be buying this edition, said DW’s Grahame Lucas.
Date18.09.2015 | 19:27
Tags#Aylan, #CharlieHebdo, Aylan Kurdi, Bible, Charlie Hebdo, Christians, Europe, islam, refugee crisis, refugees, Syria
Refugee crisis is still a big topic in Europe. As governments obviously not able to find a way to solve this problem, normal people have been working as volunteers to help refugees with food, clothing, toys for children and one woman even saved a refugee’s by taking him to her boat in the Aegean Sea. Read more about her and other news about women here.
Date18.09.2015 | 19:24
Tags#refugeeswelcome, China, egypt, female genital mutilation, FGM, Human rights, refugee women, refugees, Sierra Leone, Syria, women's rights