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For more than 25 years, JP-based Self Esteem Boston has been providing self-esteem courses for women living in transitional living facilities, substance abusers, victims of domestic  violence, and the unemployed. These programs are typically delivered in person, but, like many other programs and events, have had to go virtual because of COVID-19.  President Marion Davis …

Run for the Zoo goes virtual Video / 1 hour ago Video Eunice, New Mexico plans to reopen despite health order Video / 2 hours ago Video Former Gov. Bill Richardson, actors create COVID-19 relief fund to assist southern Dona Ana County Video / 2 hours ago Video Albuquerque Solid Waste Management Dept. offering spring …

(ANSA) – Rimini, April 22 – Two women who have the coronavirus were cited for breaking quarantine near Rimini on Tuesday morning, police said Wednesday.    The two, aged 72 and 51, were caught digging up flowerbeds on the pavement outside their condominium after repeated complaints from neighbours that they were endangering lives.    One of them …

By Sindhu Gangadharan Throughout history women have been denied their share of voice due to their gender. But over time, through sheer grit and boldness, women have challenged this and have pushed their way to rise to the top in the society. Several studies have proven the economic benefits that organizations and the society can …

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India hanged four men on Friday who were convicted for the rape and murder of a young woman on a bus in New Delhi in 2012, in a case that shocked the world and shamed the country over its appalling record for crimes against women. The men were executed at dawn …

Women and girls face a “growing crisis” of online harms, with sexual harassment, threatening messages and discrimination making the web an unsafe place to be, Sir Tim Berners-Lee has warned. The inventor of the world wide web said the “dangerous trend” in online abuse was forcing women out of jobs, causing girls to skip school, …

The rise of femicides has contributed to the end of Mr. López Obrador’s nearly 15-month honeymoon period in office, and it has created one of the first true challenges to his government. Sometimes it seems that AMLO, whose approval rate has fallen sharply in recent months, doesn’t know what to do about the issue. Many …

HOUNDE, Burkina Faso (Reuters) – Tene Konate takes pride in telling incredulous relatives about her job driving a 72-tonne dump truck around the vast open pit at the Hounde gold mine in western Burkina Faso. Tene Konate, 42, a truck driver, talks on a radio as she sits in her truck at the gold mine …

Women millennial artists in Indonesia are entering the domain of science and technology with confidence and a whisk of female energy, breaking through the long-held assumption that scitech is a man’s world. This was particularly evident at the recent international media art festivals “Instrumenta #2 Machine/Magic” and “Wave of Tomorrow”, in which they took part with their male counterparts. Some …

Posted: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 3:51 pm BGSU to offer ‘Women in Technology’ program for high school students Women in Technology, a daylong program for female high school students in northwest Ohio, will be held Friday at Bowling Green State University. Women in Technology will provide young women with a variety of engaging hands-on activities …