Date14.09.2018 | 11:06
Tagscombat, Indian security forces, Indo-Tibetan Border Police, ITBP, Line of Actual Control, Mirthi, Pithoragarh, Uttrakhand, women officers, women's rights
Thanaka, a paste that has been used for centuries to protect skin from the sun, is traditionally applied in swirls to the cheeks of Rohingya Muslim women. Itʹs a custom female refugees in Bangladesh are keen to preserve.
Date28.08.2018 | 15:22
Tagsbangladesh, beauty, Cox's Bazar, female refugees, girls' rights, Human rights, muslim, Myanmar, paste, Rohingya, Thanaka, women's rights
Abortion is prohibited in Argentina. In 2012, abortion was made legal only in the case of rape or threat to the woman’s life. Even so, around half a million women undergo the procedure every year. Three photographers are portraying these women in a project designed to spark debate in the country.
Date13.08.2018 | 10:05
Tagsabortion, Argentina, catholic, Catholic church, Guadalupe Gomez Verdi, Kirchner, Lea Meurice, Lisa Franz, taboo, women's rights
With summer hovering in the air over Europe, it’s time to talk about flowers. We know they can look pretty and smell fragrant, But what of their taste? Plenty of species add a kick and a punch in the kitchen.
Date28.07.2018 | 14:16
Tagscalendula, carnations, Chamomile, Dandelion, gladioli, lavender, Nasturtiums, pansy, women's rights
Members of the feminist punk group have been sentenced to 15 days in prison after a pitch invasion during the World Cup final in Russia. We look at some of their most high-profile protests to date.
Date17.07.2018 | 13:47
TagsMaria Alyokhina, Nadya Tolokonnikova, pussy riot, russia, Vladimir Putin, Winter Olympics, women's rights, World Cup final, Yekaterina Samutsevich
Unique facial and body markings are used across the Horn of Africa to enhance female beauty, although some are more controversial than others.
Date16.07.2018 | 10:09
Tagsafrica, Arabian Peninsula, Djibouti, Horn of Africa, North Africa, Ramadan, Somalia, south asia, tattoo
Women’s Protest Working Group (WPG) demands justice for victims and calls for security and protection for all women and children in Uganda. They organized a women’s protest march on June 30th, which went ahead despite the police’s initial refusal to grant a permission.
Date14.07.2018 | 19:47