Friday, January 18, 2019
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A woman and children cast their shadows as they stroll in the sunshine on the Southbank in London

Traveller Women in Britain Risk Abuse and Isolation

By Sonia Elks LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation)  Roma and traveller women in Britain face high levels of domestic abuse and rarely seek help beyond their close-knit...
A woman with a laptop is seen in Hi-Tech Park Belarus building in Minsk

Women in Tech Call on Global Summit for Greater Roles as...

By Belinda Goldsmith LISBON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) Women leaders in technology called at one of the sector's largest global conferences for more to be done to...
Cast members Blanchett, Awkwafina, Paulson, Hathaway, Bullock, Kaling, Bonham Carter and Rihanna pose at the world premiere of the film "Ocean's 8" at Alice Tully Hall in New York City

Feminist, or Just Fun? ‘Ocean’s 8’ Steals Hollywood Spotlight

NEW YORK (Reuters)  For some, the female heist caper "Ocean's 8" is a strike at the heart of male-dominated Hollywood. For others, it's pure summer...
The Uber logo is displayed on a screen during the Women In The World Summit in New York

Former Uber Engineer Sues, Tests New Sex-Based Claims Policy

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) A former software engineer at Uber Technologies Inc filed a lawsuit on Monday against the ride-hailing service on Monday, claiming she...
Women attend a protest as a part of the #MeToo movement on International Women's Day in Seoul

South Korea Vows Tougher Laws on Sexual Abuse amid #MeToo Wave

By Ju-min Park SEOUL (Reuters) South Korea vowed on Thursday to strengthen laws against sexual assault and implement measures to reduce harassment as the #MeToo...