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Women and Gender
RFE: RFE/RL’s Afghan Service Supports Women – By Name
VOA: Are Women Unfit to Rule in China?
VOA: No Visa, No Veil? Saudi Arabia May Ease Rules for Tourists
RFE/RL: Marriage Guidance, Kadyrov-Style: Stay Married No Matter What!
VOA: UN Urges Thailand to Drop Cases Against Women Rights Activists
VOA: Cambodian Children's Books Show 'Girls Can Do Anything'
VOA: Property Rights Campaign for Women Takes Aim at Patriarchy in South Asia
RFE/RL: Iranian Soccer Stars Call For End To Ban On Women Spectators
RFE/RL: Bullets Shot At Women’s Rights Activist Home In Northern Pakistan
VOA: Zuckerberg Praises Nigerian Woman’s Facebook-based Support Group
VOA: In India, Number of Women in Workforce Falls Significantly
VOA: Paris Black Feminist Festival Draws Threats of Ban, Call for Apology
RFE/RL: HRW Says Iranian Women Underrepresented In Workplace, Face Discrimination
VOA: Terror at Midnight: Abduction Trauma of Kenyan Woman Fighting for Forests
RFE/RL: 'You Often Strangled Me' -- Domestic Violence In Russia
RFE/RL: The Women of Charter 77 and the New Dissenters
VOA: In 'Hidden Figures' 3 African American Women Help NASA Win 60s Space Race
RFE/RL: Defusing Gender Stereotypes In Pakistan
VOA: Attitudes Toward Female Genital Mutilation Changing in Ethiopia
RFE/RL: From Refugee To Pilot: Afghan Woman Sets New Course
RFE/RL: In Iran, Women's Basij Leader Demands Persecution Of Gender-Rights Activism
VOA: South Sudanese Activists Roll Out 16-day Campaign Against Sexual Violence
VOA: UN's Ban: Violence Against Women, Girls 'Imposes Large-scale Costs'
VOA: Women's Rights Activists Urge Review of Sentence for Malawi 'Hyena'
RFE/RL: Georgian Transgender Woman Dies After Attack
RFE/RL: Out of Conflict, Opportunity in Syria
RFE/RL: 'Children Of A Lesser God?' Transgender Woman Targeted In Brutal Pakistan Attack
RFE/RL: Afghan Women Take Up Arms Against The Taliban
VOA: Taiwan Set to Legalize Same-sex Marriages, a First in Asia
VOA: In France, an Economic Argument for Greater Diversity
VOA: Gender Inequality Hampers African Human Development, Economic Growth
VOA: Building Pipeline of Tomorrow's Female Tech Talent
VOA: Indian Court Lifts Ban on Women Entering Inner Sanctum of Historic Mosque
RFE/RL: North Caucasus Mufti Endorses Female Genital Mutilation
RFE/RL: 'With our Hearts And Our Heads': Telling The Stories Of Women Refugees
RFE/RL: Afghan Women's Secret Facebook
RFE/RL: Pakistani Model Slain In Apparent 'Honor' Killing
RFE/RL: Protesters Demand Afghan Government Action Against Acid Attacks On Women
VOA: Jill Biden's Africa Visit Places Emphasis on Women's Rights, Immigration, Education
VOA: US Launches Scholarship Program for Afghan Women
VOA: Saudi Delegation Argues Women's Rights on the Upswing
VOA: Obama: Women's Equality is a National Security Issue
VOA: An Artist, an Athlete and a Diplomat Fight for Gender Equality