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"We don’t know how women have voted in the referendum, but there are roughly one million more women than men in the UK so, potentially, women could have determined the outcome". Elizabeth Pollitzer analysis on the Brexit lessons

ArticleEurope - finance - politics
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On the 23 June 2016 the UK voted in favour of Brexit, with the Leave campaign winning by 52% to 48%. What will happen now

ArticleEurope - politics
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Annalisa Marinelli, author of The City of care (Liguori, 2015) reflects about the semantics of the word "care" and the ways in which it engages our imagination on the bodies in space

Articlecare - good practice
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Written by an association of women with backgrounds in the fields of architecture, urban planning, and sociology, a guide allowing women to participate to urban transformation in an active way

Articleenvironment - good practice
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A special State-guaranteed revolving fund for Small and Medium Enterprises was set up in Italy in the year 2000. The fund specifically addresses the many cases of women entrepreneurs who need credit to launch or develop their business

Articleequal opportunities - public finance - social inclusion
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For a fuller comparative understanding of surrogacy, it is beneficial to contemplate U.S. surrogates’ point of view. Their views, although consequential, are often ignored by both opponents and proponents of this practice

Articlebodies - families - healthcare
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1st November 2015 “re-run” elections in Turkey and the role of gender in the process

Articleequal opportunities - feminism - institutions
foto Flickr/Fredrik Andersson

Gender cannot be isolated. Gender interconnects, intermingles, intersects, with other social divisions, such as ethnicity and class. Hence the term, intersectionality

Articlefeminism - research - social inclusion
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A transnational research project, funded by the EU and based on interviews in five countries, reveals who are the buyers of paid sex 

ArticleEurope - prostitution
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Resolution signed by more of 135 delegates at 24th Annual Conference of International Association for Feminist Economics (July 16-18, 2015) as personal expression of concern

Articleausterity - economic crisis - Europe - feminism - public finance

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