From existing inequalities to the exacerbating effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, we find ourselves in a world where women are still considered inferior to men.
A new UN women’s report confirms an alarming increase in violence against women during the Covid-19 pandemic, and its impact on their mental health and safety.
The compulsory check-up in the recruitment process of female cadets has been called abusive and discriminatory by human rights groups.
Aizada Kanatbekova was abducted for marriage in a practice known as bride kidnapping on April 5 and found strangled two days later, with her suspected murderer who had died from seemingly self-inflicted knife wounds.
UN Commission on the Status of Women reaffirms blueprint to achieve gender equality adopted 25 years ago.
A new report reveals the terrifying extent of violence against women around the globe, which has only gotten worse with the pandemic.
According to UN Women, even before the blast, Lebanon had one of the world's lowest rates of women in the workforce, with less than one in three in paid employment.
Sexual abuse in the humanitarian sector has become widespread and systemic with little recognition of the problem. It's time to lift the lid.
The UN women's rights panel has asked information within six months on rapes and sexual violence against Rohingya women and girls by Myanmar security forces.
The gulf country, which has a history of gender segregation, was elected into the commission that aims to promote women's rights.
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