Thursday, 14 November 2013

News for Today

Contributed by Karol Arambula

'Iraqi women lament costs of U.S. invasion' (NBC News):

'Women fare worse in Egypt than in any Arab state: survey' (NPR):

'Glass ceiling: Why women aren't coaching men's D-I hoops' (USA Today):

'Estrogen: for men and women, balm for the brain´ (LA Times):

'Analysis: Arab Spring nations backtrack on women's rights, poll says' (Reuters):

'5 women arrested under Senegal's anti-gay law' (ABC News):
Contributed by Agata Blanco CompostelaArab Women Plan a Regional Network for Security
http://womensenews.org/story/peace/131112/arab-women-plan-regional-network-security#.UoO_jeKgv5M
Syrian Women Exit Jordan in Search of Missing Men
http://womensenews.org/story/war/131110/syrian-women-exit-jordan-in-search-missing-men#.UoPBdeKgv5M 
Middle East Women Mean Business
http://www.ipsnews.net/2013/11/middle-east-women-mean-business/
Contributed by Ana Maria GuerraKenyan women to fight bill denying them property rights in divorce

Hard evidence: is there still a gender bias in journalism? (UK)

Rabbi says women shouldn’t drive (Israel)
http://www.timesofisrael.com/?p=746948

New UK funding to help protect women and girls in emergencies

Egypt: Sexual Harassment in Egypt Linked to Wider Violence - Interview

By trivialising the word 'rape', we endanger all women. Ranjit Sinha should know that (India)
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/nov/13/trivialising-rape-endangers-women-ranjit-sinha

India top cop’s remark on "enjoy" rape sparks outrage
http://www.trust.org/item/20131113114045-asn5t/?source=dpagehead

Tanzania: Awareness On Gender Rights Increasing in Zanzibar

African Union head calls for end to child marriage

The Restaurant World Is (Still) Sexist
http://www.vice.com/read/the-restaurant-world-is-still-sexist?utm_content=buffer64a9d&utm_source=buffer&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Buffer

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