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19 November 2014
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Author: Dominique Perez, L'Express (France)

« Femmes dans des métiers d'hommes: le sexisme n'est pas mort! », 18 novembre 2014...

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19 November 2014

India: Shipping industry continues to lack women, says journalist

Author: P.R. Sanjai, Live Mint (India)

"Women still face choppy waters in shipping and logistics", 17 Nov 2014...

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18 November 2014

Factory run by female workers in Saudi Arabia breaks stereotypes

Author: Hussam al-Mayman, Al Arabiya News

"Factory run by female workers in Saudi Arabia breaks stereotypes", 16 Nov 2014...

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14 November 2014

Global Alliance on Media and Gender calls for stronger protection of women's rights in media & ICT companies

Author: Katherine V. Robinson, Gender Links (South Africa), in allAfrica

"South Africa: Alliance Calls for Strong Global Agenda and Media Agenda", 6 Nov 2014...

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13 November 2014

Saudi Arabia to launch work-at-home program for women

Author: Global Post

"Saudi Arabia to launch work-at-home program for women", 13 Nov 2014...

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10 November 2014

East Timor: Gender gap narrowing in education, employment & politics, but more efforts needed to increase women’s participation in labour - report

Author: Asian Development Bank, Government of Timor-Leste, UN Women

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10 November 2014

Malaysia: Woman wins against govt. in pregnancy discrimination case; lawyer says private firms still not being held similarly liable

“Woman wins RM300,000 in landmark case on discrimination over pregnancy”, 10 November 2014...

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5 November 2014

USA: 4 women sue Ford over alleged sexual harassment & discrimination at Chicago plant

Author: Meribah Knight, Crain's Chicago Business (USA)

"Ford faces lawsuit over sexual-harassment charges at Chicago plant", 3 Nov 2014...

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4 November 2014

UN official urges African governments to support artisanal, small-scale miners to avoid negative impacts, ensure sustainable livelihoods

Author: SpyGhana

'African governments asked to support artisanal and small-scale mining', 4 Nov 2014: Oliver P. Maponga...of ...UNECA [United Nations Economic Commission for Africa] said...during...a...workshop...on the African Mining Vision (AMV) and the ECOWAS...

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3 November 2014

Amazon’s workforce “mostly white and male”, says report; company highlights measures taken to be more inclusive

Author: Sarah Halzack, Washington Post (USA)

"Amazon is largely white and male, according to company diversity data", 31 Oct 2014...

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