This blog is a part of a series using data from the Women, Business and the Law project. The data explores legal and regulatory challenges faced by women through different stages of their working…

Kavell Joseph |

Cuando nací en Trinidad y Tabago, mi madre se tomó una licencia del trabajo para cuidarme. Solo lo hizo ella porque no había una ley nacional que permitiera a mi padre hacerlo. Mi papá solamente…

Kavell Joseph |

A student leader in her school's anti-violence and coexistence project entering the school's courtyard     © Charlotte Kesl / World Bank We live in a world where [[tweetable]]one in…

Paula Tavares |

පරිසර කළමනාකරණය යන්න ක‍ෙතරම් අසීරු දෙයක්දැයි පසුගිය මාස හය තුළ ශ්‍රී ලංකාව ලද අත්දැකීම් තුළින්ම ‍පැහැදිලි විය. නියඟය, නාය යෑම්, කසල කඳු කඩා වැටීම්, මහා ගංවතුර ආදී විවිධාකාර සිදුවීම්වලට අප මුහුණ…

Idah Z. Pswarayi-Riddihough |

இந்த வருடத்தின் முதல் ஆறுமாத காலப்பகுதியில் இலங்கையில் வரட்சி, மண்சரிவு,   குப்பை மேடு சரிவு ,வெள்ளப்பெருக்கு போன்ற பல பாரிய அனர்த்தங்கள் இடம்பெற்றன. பாதிக்கப்பட்டவர்களைத் தவிர ஏனையோரின் கவனத்தைப்…

Idah Z. Pswarayi-Riddihough |

The stat is appalling: [[tweetable]]1 in 3 women worldwide have or will experience intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime.[[/tweetable]] Although it may take…

Sweta Shrestha, Ram Devineni, Isabel Santagostino, Margarita Puerto, Rocio Calidonio |

Мой отец (см. фото) – водитель-дальнобойщик, работающий в Беларуси. Будучи ребенком, я проводила с ним в дороге долгие часы. Я любила путешествовать по ближним и дальним городам, и, хотя в то…

Alena Sakhonchik |

My father is a long-distance trucker based in Belarus. As a young girl, I spent long hours on the road with him. I loved traveling to neighboring and faraway cities and—even though I could barely…

Alena Sakhonchik |