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An algorithm driven world is dehumanising – but by understanding this we can call for a more equitable and human use of data.
Anger in Beirut after two explosions on August 4 killed more than 200 people and injured more than 7,000.
How can the international community help Lebanon’s people not its power-sharing regime?
Nour replace le débat sur le ‘mariage’ des adolescentes au centre du débat au Liban.
Au Liban, le débat législatif sur un âge minimum demeure crucial : les adolescentes : restent encore souvent confrontées au mariage précoce, de gré ou de force.
The movie Nour brings the issue of ‘child marriage’ on the front scene in Lebanon.
Renewed attention is being given to the issue of child marriage in Lebanon as increasing numbers of young refugee girls are being married off as a response to the conflict and forced displacement.
Yemeni women take part in a sit-in and a protest against the ongoing conflict in the Arab country, outside the UN offices in Sana'a, Yemen, 16 March 2017.
Many Yemeni women are not victims of war or just escaping or hiding. In many and contrasting ways they are actively supporting it, and not only on humanitarian grounds.
The Lebanese government banned Wonder Woman just hours before its scheduled domestic release.
Why haven’t feminists noted that the film is too Western and too white?
Unless we’re addressing inequalities everywhere, we will achieve equality nowhere.
Trump’s rhetoric on the campaign trail was toxic. His victory means women will suffer the fallout.
Girls are at greater risk of early marriage in refugee camps where their parents are unable to provided the necessary support.
Rates of child marriage increase among refugee communities, where rates of sexual violence are high and opportunities for families low.
We know how to prevent gender-based violence, and that we must respond to survivors’ needs. The challenge is in making it happen.