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International Rural Women's Day Observed in Gabu
The Food Security and Environmental Government (SAGE), a sub-regional project implemented in The Gambia, Senegal and Guinea Bissau, recently observed International Rural Women's Day in Gabu, Guinea Bissau. In The Gambia, the project is being ...

Women's Day Fabric Design Under Scrutiny
The competition for the 2015 International Women's Day fabric design is on. Members of the committee to select the best design for the Women's Day fabric in Cameroon began meeting on Tuesday September 30, 2014 in Yaounde to examine works ...

Julie Bishop rejects term 'feminist' as not useful in Women in Media address
The Guardian
The prime minister adopted the term feminist in an event for international women's day earlier this year, crediting his daughters with turning him into a “reconstructed bloke”. He adopted the women's affairs portfolio after winning office, a move ...

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This Is Anfield

Liverpool Ladies Season Review: 5 Key Games That Won The WSL Title
This Is Anfield
... Women's Super League title in astonishing fashion. Starting the day in 3rd place between both Chelsea Ladies and Birmingham City, the scores in each game somehow all going Liverpool's way and leading to winning the title on goal difference. ... 3 ...


How world hockey forged innovative partnership with Loughborough University
... England women's coach, in a performance consultancy role. The international player. The university's relationship with Jamie Dwyer, the medal-laden Australian great, was kindled during the World Cup and he recently attended a two-day coaching camp ...

The Independent

Women's football round-up: Sunderland crowned champions of the inaugural ...
The Independent
Accumulating 100 caps for your country is always seen as an honour in international football, but Rampone has achieved that total three times over. Earning her 300th and 301st caps in the CONCACAF Cup, the 39-year-old captain showed she still has what ...

CTV News

Canada falls to Japan in wild women's friendly
Second-half substitute Aya Sameshima scored in stoppage time after Schmidt had tied things late as Japan defeated Canada 3-2 in a wild international women's soccer friendly in Vancouver. "I was pumped. We fought really hard to get back. I thought that ...
Canada defeated 3-2 by Japan in thrilling women's soccer friendlyCTV News

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Students Shoulder Mattresses in Solidarity with Sexual Assault Victims
Harvard Crimson
The day of action, which took place on more than 130 college campuses, was sparked by the activism of Columbia University student Emma Sulkowicz, who has spoken publicly about being sexually assaulted and has vowed to carry her dorm mattress for as ...

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Zee News

Men's World Cup could be played on artificial turf, says Jerome Valcke
Zee News
Berne: FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has dismissed allegations of gender discrimination over the decision to play the women`s World Cup on artificial turf, saying the surface could also be used for the men`s tournament in the future. "It could ...
Men's World Cup could be played on artificial turf: FIFAFirstpost
Future men's World Cup could be played on artificial turf, says ValckeTimes LIVE
Men's World Cup could be played on artificial turf, says ValckeSBS
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Open Democracy

United Arab Emirates: public affluence, private abuse
Open Democracy
In Geneva over the next two weeks, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will play an influential role on the Governing Body of the International Labour Organisation (ILO). Yet Human Rights Watch (HRW) has documented how within the ... She finally escaped one ...

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