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Late-life depression and loneliness: different preconditions of active ageing in Europe

ArticleEurope - families - home care - social inclusion - welfare
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A 650-km-long women’s wall made up of 5 million protesters was formed in Kerala, India, against the denied access for women at the Sabarimala Temple. After a three-month struggle, two women eventually entered and offered a prayer to Ayyappa

ArticleAsia - equal opportunities - religion
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The Finnish Basic income experiment that started in 2017 is coming to its end. What next?

Articleequal opportunities - public finance - welfare - work
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Overlooking gender in research can lead to risks-and missed business opportunities. Professor Londa Schiebinger at a TARGET seminar

Articleequal opportunities - innovation - science
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Even though the research on care robots has not led to their wider industrialisation, the market of service robots is increasing steadily and the growth is expected to be significant in the coming years

Articlecare - families - work
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Paid elderly care-work in Italy: the case of not-for-profit private organizations, social cooperatives which provide domiciliary services and employ mainly migrant women in the cities of Milan and Reggio Emilia

Articlecare - welfare - work
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How women’s tissue and labour are bought and sold in modern biotechnology

Articlebodies - law - science
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In the midst of population aging and population shrinking, Japan experiences a hitherto unknown degree of de-familiarization of eldercare. The already shortage prone health-care labor market subsequently has been opened up to international health-caregivers, even if only half-heartedly

Articlehome care - healthcare - politics - Migration - Asia
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Iranian women have long been involved in protest in Iran, and they are involved too in the new cycle of protest erupted across more than 70 cities and towns in the country

Articlefeminism - Middle east - politics
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Reducing gender inequalities requires smart and sustained investment in policies and approaches that have proven impact in dismantling obstacles to women’s rights and empowerment. Why the United Nations needs to take the lead now in financing gender equality

Articleequal opportunities - inequality - politics - public finance

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