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January 2008

AlterNet: The Great Indian Gender Divide

[B]eneath the spectacular "India Shining" story lurks an area of darkness -- the unequal status of its women, who constitute more than half its demographic. The latest official document to highlight this inequity is the 2007 Gender-Gap Index Report by the World Economic Forum (WEF); it places India at the bottom of the global pyramid.

October 2006

Bankers for poor win peace Nobel -

Bangladeshi microcredit pioneer Muhammad Yunus and his Grameen Bank were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for their work in advancing economic and social opportunities for the poor, particularly women.

September 2006

August 2006

US backs morning-after pill sales

[BBC] The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved over-the-counter sales of the emergency contraceptive pill after three years of controversy.

BT says women make the best bosses

[via Register] Women over 50 will be the best bosses in the future because they understand the importance of flexible working, according to research from BT.

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