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A woman carries her child out of their house that was struck by a shell in the Marja neighbourhood of Aleppo. (Photo: Salah al-Ashqar)
13 Apr 15
She prayed that she’d misheard and that her husband was just working late.
10 Apr 15
“This is the story of how cheap our lives are in a land ruled by money and weapons.”
10 Apr 15
Choosing sides costs young woman her old life and family connections.
25 Mar 15
Women face dangers from government soldiers as well as Islamic rebels.
A rally in Tbilisi in support of greater female participation in politics. (Photo: Regina Jegorova-Askerova)
21 Mar 15
Despite legislative reform, women are still underrepresented in a “macho” world.
19 Mar 15
"We were women brilliant and bright with colour."
17 Mar 15
Women released from government jails face suspicion in their own communities.
16 Mar 15
Women challenge Islamic militants on their arbitrary rules on “modest dress”.
Screening of IWPR and Mebius film documentary "I love SFK" at Cinema City Sarajevo. (Photo: Eldar Spahic)
5 Mar 15
Film follows trials and successes of mixed-ethnicity women’s football team.
23 Feb 15
One woman’s continued support for revolutionaries in the Syrian city of Idlib.