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· April, 2006

Stories about Women & Gender from April, 2006

Sri Lanka: Abortion

African women blogging this week

Everchanging World speaks out about “street harassment in Lagos“. She believes it is a serious problem and adds “And no it’s not because I was in America and got brainwashed...

India: Domestic Violence

South Asia: Shaking hands with men

South Asia: Vulnerable in a faraway land

Opposition to Indonesian Playboy magazine

Kenya: Rape and truths

Pulse of the Saudi Blogosphere

It's another eventful week in the Saudi blogosphere, so let's get started with our weekly roundup… Providing a proper work environment for Saudi women was one of the major goals...

China: Unexplained deaths

Albania: Modern Bride Joke

Kyrgyzstan: Bride Stealing

Indonesian links

India: Female politicians

DRC: Public Transportation and Free Speech Tribulations

Daily links don't do all discussions justice. Here are translations of eloquent quotes posted in the last two weeks on two such issues by D.R of Congo blogger Tony Katombe....

Grenada, Jamaica: Passa Passa

The African women’s blogsphere this week

Virtual cartwheels are perhaps our only last recourse as apparently African women are (still) invisible. Black Looks writes about an recent article in the Guardian where the founder of the...

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