Silence and stigma over a natural process, menstruation, carry serious repercussions, including harming girls’ education and endangering health and safety.
from Scidev.Net on May 30, 2016.
Asia’s economic success has been at the expense of poor women working long hours for low pay and do the majority of unpaid care, according to a new report.
from Oxfam on May 31, 2016.
The Secretary-General of the Organization of American States has called a meeting that could end in Venezuela's suspension from the OAS.
from teleSUR on May 31, 2016.
European companies buying using soy as animal feed in meat and dairy production are failing to address adverse impacts of soy production on Latin American forests and savannahs .
from WWF on May 31, 2016.
South African Communications Minister Faith Muthambi has welcomed the decision by the SABC to ban coverage of violent protests from its channels.
from Mail&Guardian on May 31, 2016.
Women in Somaliland are working together with an NGO to eliminate one of the most ancient and extreme practices of female genital mutilation.
from Bhekisisa on May 30, 2016.
African audiences will be seeing less of Caitlyn Jenner after complaints from Nigeria saw her reality show “I Am Cait” cancelled across the continent.
from Quartz Africa on May 29, 2016.
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