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A New Day for Solomon Islands' Women?
July 01, 2019

A New Day for Solomon Islands' Women?

By Joshua Mcdonald
The Solomon Islands now has 2 women MPs – its most ever. It's both progress and a sign of how far is left to go.

To Empower Women in Kyrgyzstan, Address Masculinity
December 21, 2018

To Empower Women in Kyrgyzstan, Address Masculinity

By Colleen Wood
Gender violence is a pervasive problem in Kyrgyzstan. A local NGO is trying to address it by working with men.
Interview With Indian ‘Instant Divorce’ Victim Nida Khan
September 26, 2018

Interview With Indian ‘Instant Divorce’ Victim Nida Khan

By Prabhat Singh
How one woman is fighting against injustice, ignorance, and violence toward women in the name of religious practices.

China’s Domestic Violence Law: A Mandate Unfulfilled
August 18, 2018

China’s Domestic Violence Law: A Mandate Unfulfilled

By Hannah Feldshuh
The law's effectiveness is limited because it defines domestic violence as a civil, rather than a criminal, offense.

Papua New Guinea's Struggle With Domestic and Sexual Violence
May 02, 2016

Papua New Guinea's Struggle With Domestic and Sexual Violence

By Camilla Capasso
PNG has some of the highest levels of family and sexual violence in the world.

Domestic Violence in Cambodia
April 15, 2016

Domestic Violence in Cambodia

By Ana Salvá
The country struggles with high rates of gender violence. Activists are turning to technology to help.

Kyrgyz Victims of Domestic Violence Have Few Options
October 29, 2015

Kyrgyz Victims of Domestic Violence Have Few Options

By Catherine Putz
Survivors face a range of social and structural barriers to seeking help, and justice.
South Korea's Foreign Bride Problem
January 29, 2015

South Korea's Foreign Bride Problem

By Philip Iglauer
The government tries to tackle the thorny issue of migrant brides and domestic violence.

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