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Stories that reveal pain - #ISpeakUp movement in North Macedonia

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Sexual Harassment of women and girls is a form of violence against women and girls broadly spread, and in some cultures hard to recognize and define as a form of violence rather than a cultural norm. Sexual harassment is defined as unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favours, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature.

Gender, sexuality, power

Introducing Al-Jumhuriya’s new “Gender, Sexuality, and Power” series, Karam Nachar outlines the intellectual and moral ethos of the initiative, and argues for the urgency of placing gender and sexuality at the center of the political conversation in the Middle East and beyond.

By Karam Nachar

Feminicide: a Global Phenomenon - Feminicidio: un fenómeno global

New Framework for the Cooperation between the European Union and Latin America to promote gender equality and eradicate violence against women and feminicide.

Neuvo marco para la cooperación entre la unión europea y américa latina para promover la igualidad de género y erradicar la violencia
contra las mujeres y el feminicido.

 

LGBT Rights Under Siege in Indonesia

Dédé Oetomo stressed that the focus on LGBT issues in Indonesia is due to an increased level of intolerance and homo- and transphobia in recent months. In spite of these worrisome trends, Dédé Oetomo remains optimistic that Indonesian society has come a long way in terms of organizing around LGBT issues.