Posts in Communities
Tech revolution for women's safety

In today's world, pepper sprays are being substituted by technology solutions that only require a smartphone - which many people own. In the past decade, lots of safety technology apps have been developed, many of which are targeted to women. We're yet to see the app that can actually stop a crime from happening but in the meantime, these new technologies serve as tools to alert of any danger and potentially get help faster.

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Women In Nepal After The Earthquake

It is now three years since the earthquake in Nepal, and women have successfully rebuilt their houses and rehabilitated their communities with the help of foreign aid. In a country still suffering in the aftermath of a devastating natural disaster, women are now challenging the beliefs that had previously led to harmful practices against them.

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Colombia’s peace deal: the cultural divide and its impact on women’s rights

On 30 November 2016, Colombia’s congress approved a revised peace deal between the government and Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC), the nation’s largest rebel group. This marked the end of a 52-year war that killed more than 220,000 people and displaced an estimated five million.

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