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‘I walk with pride because of my daughter’ A non-profit organisation that focuses on education and literacy is helping to empower women and girls in Asia and Africa... Education Society World
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Campaign for gender balance at music festivals to be extended after its success The Keychange pledge is now open to any music organisations who want to pursue gender parity in music, from conservatoires, orchestras and b... Arts Society
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The word on the street: renaming landmarks to redefine who matters From Brooklyn to Bristol, streets, buildings and landmarks are being named and renamed in a celebration of modern values. It’s important, sa... Society World
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Funding female entrepreneurs: the Peruvian businesswoman challenging a global financial sector that’s stacked against women ‘Women can transfer the skills we have from stretching the family income into running businesses,’ says Martha Sócola Morales, an entreprene... Economics Society World
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Funding female entrepreneurs: the Sri Lankan coconut husk business owner ‘In the last bank I tried, the manager was a woman. She could clearly see that I was running a good business,’ says Sarojini, an entrepreneu... Agriculture Economics Society World
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Funding female entrepreneurs: the vegetable farmer from Ivory Coast ‘When we go to the bank to ask for a loan, we’re denied because we have no collateral. So we established our own savings group’, says farmer... Agriculture Economics Society World
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