Category: Policy

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Corporate boardrooms: where are the women?

  A lack of diversity afflicts most companies’ boards By Kwamboka Oyaro When a woman rises to the top rung ...

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Muslim women in Tunisia can now marry whoever they want—including non-Muslims

Tunisia has lifted a 44-year ban preventing Muslim women from marrying non-Muslims. Tunisia’s president Beji Caid Essebsi has led a ...

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19 Women Killed – Ugandan Ministers Asked to Offer Solutions

Unnerved by the rising murder rates of women in Wakiso district, Parliament Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has summoned the ministers of ...

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Zimbabwe’s Grannies Turn to Sex Work

The country's plummeting economic fortunes have forced many women and girls to resort to sex work for survival. The Standard's Xolisani Ncube writes.

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Morocco: Sexual Assault Video of Woman On Casablanca Bus Sparks Outrage, Arrests

London — A video of a young woman being sexually assaulted by a gang of teenage boys on a bus ...

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Dr Laboso promises to eradicate poverty in Bomet

Jubilee Party governor candidate Joyce Laboso has promised to eradicate poverty in a seven-point plan she unveiled for the county. ...

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How female journalist’s story influenced change in Kenya’s law

A story by a former winner of the Thomson Foundation Young Journalist Award has brought about a change in the law ...