World Economic Forum was held in Davos, Switzerland, last week but only 15 percent of the attendees at the conference are women.
Participants in World Economic Forum met on January 23 to prioritize Rights of Girls as a Millennium Development Goal.
UN Working Group on discrimination against women and girls has noticed the need for t=further steps in bringing equality in law and practice for Chinese women.
Women in UK are planning Women’s Assembly Against Austerity on February 22, 2014.
Sue Shim, Samsung Electronics’ first female executive vice president will either leave the company or promote in position.
A growing number of young women in Kazakhstan are choosing to become a second wife to wealthy men as the gap maximizes between classes inside the Kazakh society.
Vital Voices, a leading non-governmental organisation, has launched the Grow Fellowship, a one year comprehensive programme for women business owners in Jordan.
Yemeni activist and Nobel laureate donated her Nobel Peace prize money to a charity helping the victims and families of martyrs of Yemeni 2011 revolution.
UN Environment Programme announced children and pregnant mothers face widespread exposure to toxic lead used in decorative and make-up paint
Some 100,000 Israeli families are on brink of collapse despite the regime's financial assistance
Many children and adults in the developed world suffer from obesity in a condition that there are children in the sub-Saharan Africa who await their death in the mouths of the vultures.
The future health and well-being of the Earth and its inhabitants is largely in the hands of rural women. Our job is to make sure they have the tools and training they need.
Aramco, Ge and Tata Consultancy Services announced their all-female business service enter for the first time in Riyadh.
Women are generally deprived of equal rights with men in Tanzania and the need to revise certain traditions is highly felt in the country.
The employment growth for women has witnessed many ups and downs in Iran, like many other countries.
According to Statistical Center of Iran women make up about 50% of the human capital of the country which indicates 3.71 % growth of women population during the recent years.
Chinese state TV said on Monday that Danone had bribed hospital staff to give its milk powder to new-born babies.
Women’s bodies have been commercialized to market all kinds of goods. This has resulted in women’s unrealistic notions of their bodies as well as men’s idealist expectations of them.
A late August bill by the Congress mandates distributing food rations in the name of women as heads of the family.
UN urged UK to consider the condition of women under the austerity measure of 2011.