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· October, 2010

Stories about Women & Gender from October, 2010

Egypt: From Dakar … with love

MENA: Women Writing; Women Reading

Brazil: Dilma, Cristina and machismo in the media

Guyana: Just Say “Hell, No”!

Saudi: Female-only hospitals

Bahamas: The Time Is Now

Taiwan: Foreign wives and citizenship

Lebanon: TV Shows on Homosexuality Create Buzz

"A gay killer has the passion of a woman and the aggression of a man," states Zaven Kouyoumjian, Lebanese host of Siree Wenfatahet, a program broadcast by Future TV and...

Brazil: the prospect of a female president

Puerto Rico: Second Blog Day Against Violence

Armenia: Domestic Violence petition submitted

Mexico: 20-year-old Woman is New Police Chief of Northern Mexican Town

Marisol Valles García is a married 20-year-old woman studying Criminology; she is also the new chief of police in Práxedis, Chihuahua, a town located around 100 kilometers (62 miles) away...

India: Mobile Phones & Security

Sri Lanka: Why Women In Politics Always Matters

Saudi Arabia: Online Impressions

D.R. of Congo: Mobile Phone Light Saves Life of a Mother

Trinidad & Tobago: Tragic Accident

Trinidad & Tobago: In Honour of Rhea

Cuba: On Exile

Kenya: My Life as a Transgender Girl in Kenya

Lindsay is a transgendered woman living in Kenya who shares her life and her journey to womanhood on her blog Living Lindsay- My life as a transgender girl in Kenya....

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