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15 January 2018
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Author: Assessoria de Comunicação Social, Ministério Público Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil)

"MPF/RS e Santander Cultural assinam termo para realização de duas exposições sobre diferença e diversidade-Novas mostras serão sobre intolerância e empoderamento das mulheres na sociedade contemporânea e deverão obrigatoriamente abordar questões de...

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15 January 2018
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Author: Rejane Romano, Instituto Ethos (Brazil)

"Rio sanciona lei que prevê punições para empresas que divulgarem publicidade misógina-Em redes sociais a multa prevista é de R$640 mil", 15 de janeiro de 2018Foi sancionada...[em]...9 de janeiro a Lei 7.835, que prevê multas para empresas que...

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15 January 2018

New report highlights the effects of closing space on women human rights defenders

Author: Berkley Law, University of California (USA)

"Rights Eroded: A Briefing on the Effects of Closing Space on Women Human Rights Defenders",  December 2017...

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11 January 2018
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Author: Olivier Petitjean, Observatoire des Multinationales

« Féminisme-washing » : derrière les beaux discours des entreprises sur l'égalité, 10 janvier 2018 ...

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11 January 2018

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11 January 2018

Women in electronics factories in Southeast Asia earn less, experience more threats & have higher exposure to health risks than male employees

Author: Laura Villadiego, Equal Times

"The gender gap in the electronics factories: women exposed to chemicals and lower pay", 22 December 2017...

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10 January 2018
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Author: Dietmar Neuerer und Michael Scheppe, Handelsblatt

Für viele war es ein historischer Schritt, als 2015 die Frauenquote Gesetz wurde. Zwei Jahre später zeigt sich: In den Führungsgremien, in denen die gesetzliche Vorgabe gilt, nämlich den Aufsichtsräten, ist der Frauenanteil tatsächlich gestiegen – und...

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5 January 2018
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Author: El Nacional.Cat (España)

“Islandia prohíbe que los hombres cobren más que las mujeres por el mismo trabajo”, 5 de enero de 2018...

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3 January 2018

India: Women bank employees, the usually unheard voice discusses their issues in annual convention

Author: Thozhilalar Koodam

"Women bank employees discuss their issues in annual convention", 21 December, 2017...

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3 January 2018

Iceland: First country to implement a law on equal pay

Author: Al Jazeera

" Iceland becomes first country to legalise equal pay ", 1 Jan 2018...

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