- Delhi to host global conference on prenatal sex selection
Jul 02, 2015
The conference aims to exchange international knowledge on sex-selective practices and methods of addressing the problem.
[Girls sexual harassment] [Gender Empowerment] [Gender Inequality] [Indian Girls] [Girl education]
- Struggles never end in life, says Quantico star Priyanka Chopra
Jul 22, 2016
UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador and Bollywood actor Priyanka Chopra feels that instead of feeling jealous of each other women support women. She was addressing over 100 adolescents from different schools in Delhi and Haryana highlighting the need to give a Fair Start to every child.
[Girls sexual harassment] [Gender inequality] [Girl child] [Girl education] [Priyanka Chopra]
- India is a very difficult country, says Priyanka Chopra
Jul 06, 2016
The Quantico star urged that the Indian mindset that links the family honour with a girl or woman needs to change thoroughly.
[Girl education] [Women empowerment] [Girls sexual harassment] [Women enterprises] [Girl child]
- Call to end sexual harassment of girls in Bangladesh
Jan 11, 2013
Activists in Rajshahi districts of Bangladesh held a street corner meeting and called for an end to sexual harassment of school-going girls.
[Girls sexual harassment] [Bangladesh Girls] [Bangladesh Women]
- Swift action sought in Dalit girls’ rape case in India
May 30, 2014
Amnesty International India has urged authorities to show urgency in bringing the perpetrators to justice in the brutal gang rape of two Dalit sisters in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
[Rape] [Dalit women] [South Asia] [Girls sexual harassment] [Dalits] [Indian Girls]
- India: Schools for safety: Lessons on gender equality
Sep 29, 2013
Violence has penetrated the schooling system, just as it has become a lived reality for girls and women whether in homes, offices or public spaces, writes Aditi Bishnoi.
[Girls sexual harassment] [Gender Inequality] [India] [Gender Empowerment] [South Asia]