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· December, 2009

Stories about Women & Gender from December, 2009

South Asia: Looking Back At 2009

The year 2009 is ending and its time to retrospect how the year has been for the South Asian region. In a two-part review we will look back at some...

Caribbean: 2009 Regional Roundup

As Global Voices celebrates its fifth anniversary, the occasion has given us all an opportunity to reflect on why we do what we do and how our work makes a...

Armenia: Culture vulture

Mums In Bangladesh

South Korea: Fan's culture

Cambodia: Female Voices in the Blogosphere

GV author Sopheap Chak interviews two Cambodian female bloggers about the participation and role of women bloggers in Cambodia. The two bloggers also share their views on the state of...

Saudi Arabia: Mixed and Interfaith Marriages

Namibia: First step victory in forced sterilisation case

Singapore: What to do if you’re raped

Lebanon: Queer Parenting

Singapore: ‘No To Rape’ campaign

In Singapore, raping your wife is not treated as rape in most cases. Organizers of the "No To Rape" campaign want to abolish marital rape immunity by launching a petition...

Japan and South Korea: Prostitution

Ukraine: Emotions and Politics

Dowry deaths – when will it end?

Featured Author: Eman AbdElRahman

Egyptian Global Voices Online contributor Eman AbdElRahman, also known as Lasto Adri, is active in a project called Kolena Laila, which she presented at the Second Arab Bloggers Conference in...

Russia: Video “Girls Against Army Conscription”

Russia: “Free Labor or People For Rent” Video

Namibia: One woman's story

ICT4D for Women: Opportunities and Risks

Mobile phones present opportunities for development as well as risks for further abuse and marginalization of women. Gender awareness is crucial when it comes to using ICT for development.

Jordan: Amman's Dating Scene

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