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Where does a woman’s worth lie? In her brains? In her heart? In her soul?
Between her legs. Some would claim! Society has long wanted to control women’s sexuality in the name of culture and religion.
Date12.09.2017 | 14:06
In collaboration with Eyeem, DW invited photographers to share images that offer an insight into the lives of women around the world. This one was taken in Nepal by Mary Crist Martinez.
Date02.05.2017 | 9:14
Tagsdisrimination, gender inequality, Hemja, Mary Christ Martinez, nepal, Pokharra, women, women's rights
#Beboldforchange. This is the motto of this year’s International Women’s Day. The motto itself suggests that change is not something which can be made easily. Are we the ones who boldly need to make the change? Or do we just have to boldly accept changes? What does making bold changes entail?
Date08.03.2017 | 19:01
Tags#Beboldforchange, Australia, Bhutan, Germany, India, International Women's Day, Malaysia, nepal, USA, women's rights, womentalkonline
Date06.02.2017 | 10:36
TagsAbuse, Chhaupadi pratha, Discrimination, girls, menstruation, nepal, period, rape, tradition, women
What is the significance of a headscarf to a woman? What some women in rural Nepal have to endure if they have their period? These are some of the posts on Facebook that caught a lot of attention. We chose some of the coments given by readers. See them here!
Date10.01.2017 | 21:25
TagsDonald Trump, headscarf, Meryl Streep, nepal, period, Violence against women, women, women's rights
Violence and destruction are the only things the Yazidis ever experienced in ISIS captivity. Now more stories have been revealed and some tell of unbelievable brutalities toward women. But now Yazidi women decide to take action against ISIS and form Sun Brigade, an all-women unit of the Peshmerga, the Kurdish armed Forces. Read more here, and other news about women that made it to the headlines.
Date15.10.2015 | 23:01
Tags#DayoftheGirl, #ISISchan, female genital mutilation, FGM, ISIS, nepal, Nobel Prize, Peshmerga, Sinjar, women's rights, womensrights, Yazidi
Do you know how ISIS deals with women? According to a report an Iraqi woman has killed an ISIS commander that forced her to become a sex slave. Read more here and don’t forget to share and tweet the news of #ISISchan!
Date15.09.2015 | 19:58
Tags#endFGM, #ISISchan, abortion, female genital mutilation, FGM, headscarf, Hong Kong, ISIS, nepal, women's rights