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  • Article: Spain Introduces 'Yes Means Yes' Consent Law After Shocking Sexual Assault Case
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    Spain Introduces 'Yes Means Yes' Consent Law After Shocking Sexual Assault Case

    By Daniele Selby|July 18, 2018

    "If they say ‘no’ it means ‘no,’ and if they don't say ‘yes,’ it means no," the prime minister said. Read more

  • Article: Married at 3, Divorced at 7: Two Ethiopian Girls Share Their Story
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    Married at 3, Divorced at 7: Two Ethiopian Girls Share Their Story

    July 18, 2018|UK Department for International Development

    Girls need to stay in education “no matter what.” Read more

  • Article: Muslim Women Launch First-Ever Female Soccer Team in Zanzibar
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    Muslim Women Launch First-Ever Female Soccer Team in Zanzibar

    By Joanna Prisco|July 17, 2018

    Scoring goals is incredibly meaningful for this team. Read more

  • Article: 'Right to Sit' Law Grants Indian Women Greater Freedoms in Factory Jobs
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    'Right to Sit' Law Grants Indian Women Greater Freedoms in Factory Jobs

    By Joanna Prisco|July 17, 2018

    Workers have historically been prevented from sitting or leaning. Read more

  • Article: This Female-Run Syrian TV Station Seeks to Empower Women
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    This Female-Run Syrian TV Station Seeks to Empower Women

    July 16, 2018|Voice of America

    The content will "put a spotlight on issues that affect women in Syria and the region." Read more

  • Article: This Nigerian Woman Transforms Tires Into Cool Recycled Furniture
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    This Nigerian Woman Transforms Tires Into Cool Recycled Furniture

    By Joanna Prisco|July 16, 2018

    The popular entrepreneur is inspiring a new career path for women in her country. Read more

  • Article: Replacing Workers With Robots Will Increase Trafficking and Slavery: Report
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    Replacing Workers With Robots Will Increase Trafficking and Slavery: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 13, 2018

    In the coming decades, 36 million people could lose their jobs to automation in Vietnam alone. Read more

  • Article: 13 Women Tell Us Why They’re Protesting Donald Trump in London
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    13 Women Tell Us Why They’re Protesting Donald Trump in London

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 13, 2018

    On Friday the 13th, thousands descended on the capital — and all for very different reasons. Read more