#30-21 Rape and Resistance in Bangladesh … Lessons learned from Canada

In 2020, massive public demonstrations led the government of Bangladesh to raise the maximum penalty for rape; but these university

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#29-21 Wildlife Women in Kenya … Breaking cultural barriers to protect animals and people

Team Lioness are 16 women wildlife rangers who manage the interface between humans and wildlife around Amboseli National Park. Also

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#21-21 Female Priests in India … Liberate Hindu weddings

India’s new female priestesses are solemnizing weddings, breaking barriers and stereotypes in the formerly patriarchal sphere. Priestess weddings simplify and

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#17-21 Farmland restoration in Kenia … Women doing that work in drylands areas

Reporter Diana Wanyonyi from Mombasa investigates farmland degradation and restoration in the drylands area of her region. She talks with

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#12-21 Zimbabwe Diaspora … Outside the country but connected – and they care

In the premier edition of the podcast version of her radio show HotSeat, Violet Gonda interviewed Thandiwe Newton, filmstar and

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#05-21 Green Counter-Revolution … Local organic women farmers in India

The so-called Green Revolution in India increased one measure of “productivity” at the cost of much else, including nutrition, sustainability,

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#04-21 Female Circumcision in Sudan … FGM is illegal again, but not forgotten

In 2020, Sudan’s transitional government outlawed female genital mutilation. Dr. Nahid Toubia thoroughly explained the practice, its health effects, its

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#01-21 Policing Police in Australia … For violence at home and within the force

Two interviews from Women on the Line converge on the problem of police sexist and racist misconduct and its toleration

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