Tag: women rights

WHO’s global review of violence against women

WHO’s global review of violence against women

June 21, LONDON (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization, Dr. Margaret Chan, called it “a global health problem of epidemic proportions,” and other experts said screening for domestic violence should be added to all levels of health care. In the first major global review of violence against women, a series of reports […]

June 21, 2013 | By More
Rocky road to the top for women in advancing their careers,

Rocky road to the top for women in advancing their careers,

May 9, AP – German Chancellor Angela Merkel bluntly asked the women from the outset to share their experiences. Especially any difficulties they faced when it came to advancing their careers. The discussion at the chancellery was merciless and lively – entrepreneurs, mayors and scientists did not mince their words. One hundred women, who are, […]

May 9, 2013 | By More
Can Low-Carbohydrates, High-Protein Diet Boost Fertility?

Can Low-Carbohydrates, High-Protein Diet Boost Fertility?

May 7, – The study, of 120 women undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF) at one medical center, found that those who ate plenty of protein and relatively few carbohydrates were more likely to become pregnant. Women who are undergoing fertility treatment may be more likely to conceive if they get a good amount of protein […]

May 7, 2013 | By More
Human Rights Observers chairman Tameem M, calls for bold action to end violence against women and girls

Human Rights Observers chairman Tameem M, calls for bold action to end violence against women and girls

May 3, – Speaking on the occasion Tameem, stated, according to statistics of violence against women in India, The National Crime Records Bureau reported that More than 90,000 children go missing in India each year; more than 34,000 are never found. There is a crime against women in every three minutes, While speaking Mr. Tameem […]

May 3, 2013 | By More