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International Women's Day 2018

Walkathons, motorcycle rallies and many such events have queued up for March 8 to celebrate International Women's Day of 2018. OneWorld South Asia brings to you stories related to all such activities that bring forth the challenges and successes related to women’s world.

Kerala best Indian state in reducing maternal deaths

Jul 02, 2018 10:55 AM On a promising note, three Indian states have already achieved SDG targets on Maternal Mortality Rate.

A third of India’s girls fear public place harassment: report

May 17, 2018 10:24 AM Around 40 per cent of them believe that police would not take them seriously or they could be blamed instead.

Bidisha Pillai appointed new CEO of Save the Children

Apr 30, 2018 01:05 PM Bidisha Pillai who took over from the outgoing CEO Thomas Chandy has been working in the development sector for more than 20 years.

Women’s empowerment is a public health imperative: WHO

Mar 13, 2018 12:21 PM Gender-based inequities likewise impede women’s access to essential health services, writes Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia.

Post marriage, girls want to pursue their passion: study

Mar 07, 2018 11:40 AM Girls need support, not permission from their families, says a new study by a matrimonial website.

Women bikers explore ‘sisterhood’ on Delhi roads

Mar 07, 2018 06:05 AM The riders found the ride engaging and said such rides are important to build a strong community of women riders.

Ujjwala is a social change catalyst, not just about LPG: Govt

Mar 01, 2018 04:15 PM With the success of Ujjwala Yojna, the Indian government has raised the targeted outreach to 8 crore from 5 crore beneficiaries by the year 2020.

Stop It: A movie that wants women to speak up

Mar 01, 2018 08:20 AM This movie endeavours to raise awareness on crimes against women by encouraging girls and women to come out of their cocoons of silence.

Creating awareness for women’s safety through workshops

Feb 22, 2018 10:20 AM CrossBow Miles strives to empower India for women’s safety by enabling women to become change makers for themselves.

Male involvement crucial for gender justice

Jan 25, 2018 10:15 AM Men in Indian societies exercise both social and economic power over women and it is this unequal gender order that needs to be addressed.

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