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How the world is marking women's day

Protests, strikes and studies -- people around the globe are taking action to mark International Women's Day and to push for action to obtain ...

BridgeFest 2019 raises awareness of need to bridge gaps

The fourth edition of a Hanoi cultural festival sought to advance awareness and action against inequalities in ...

LGBT teenagers, teachers discuss school stigma

“After I gave a girl classmate a present, other students abused and threatened me via email they would tell the world I’m weird.”
December 18, 2018 | 07:44 am GMT+7

In China, female pilots strain to hold up half the sky

Female pilots are drawing attention to the gender imbalance in China, which is struggling with an acute pilot shortage.
November 07, 2018 | 08:25 am GMT+7

Award-winning documentary about Vietnamese transgender woman to screen in Vietnam

Finding Phong tells the compelling story of Vietnamese girl born as a boy trying to find herself through biological transformation.
September 30, 2018 | 10:28 am GMT+7

India's top court legalizes gay sex in landmark ruling

India’s top court scrapped a ban on gay sex on Thursday in a landmark judgment that activists hope will uphold the right to equality.
September 06, 2018 | 02:27 pm GMT+7

The loneliness of Vietnam’s LGBT community

'A friend of mine committed suicide after I abandoned him for him confessing his homosexuality to me.'
September 06, 2018 | 12:22 pm GMT+7

Limited education opportunities hinder social mobility in rural Vietnam: Oxfam

The problem is particularly dire among ethnic minority groups.
April 08, 2018 | 07:18 am GMT+7

BBC women denounce unequal pay as heat rises for broadcaster

The complaints by BBC Women, a group of 170 staff, were sent to parliament's media committee.
January 30, 2018 | 08:16 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s garment workers dangling on a thread at bottom of income divide: Oxfam

‘One pair of shoes that we make is valued more than our whole month’s salary.’
January 22, 2018 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Prime Mum-ister: New Zealand PM says she's having a baby

Jacinda Ardern is set to become the country's first leader to give birth while in office.
January 19, 2018 | 04:22 pm GMT+7

Eight simple ideas for APEC to leave no one behind

Poverty and extreme inequality are not destiny. They can be challenged and eliminated.
October 30, 2017 | 11:06 am GMT+7

Why women keep beating each other up

The worst thing is, most of the time it's over men.
September 11, 2017 | 11:51 am GMT+7
 
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