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· January, 2011

Stories about Women & Gender from January, 2011

Puerto Rico: “The Love of My Life”

Guyana: End of Relationship, Not End of Life

Nepal: Panel Discussion On Case Discrimination

Cuba: Marta's Victory

Kenya: Sue: The Kenyan prostitute building a brand online

The Kenyan Blogosphere has just recently been graced by not your usual blogger and not your usual genre: a street prostitute building her brand online by sharing her experience and...

Guatemala: Challenges for First Female Public Prosecutor

Recent appointments of women to public administration and key political positions could shake the political scene in Guatemala. Furthermore, the appointment of the first female Public Prosecutor could help end...

Guyana: “real” men

Pakistan: The Veenagate Controversy

Veena Malik, an aspiring Pakistani celebrity, was accused by religious hardliners of immoral behavior as she took part in the Indian reality show Big Boss. Reactions on this controversy show...

Africa: Dear First Ladies of Africa

China: What about Chinese dads?

Kenya: Don't ask a prostitute where she sees herself in five years

Mexico: A blog by and for female football fans

China: Police and Japanese porn star

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Political Women

India: Women Empowerment and Videoblogging

Women Aloud Videoblogging for Empowerment (WAVE) is a platform and program aiming to get women from semi-urban areas of India to voice their opinions on topics that matter to them...

Mexico: Women's Rights Activist Killed

South Korea: Public Enraged at Sexual Harassment in Tweet Space

Macedonia: Anti-Abortion Campaign

Iran: Coelho's books banned

Sudan: Oldest woman votes

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