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World - Region
3/9/2024 12:16:10 PM
Legal equality for women could take centuries as the fight for gender equality is becoming an uphill struggle against widespread discrimination and gross human rights abuses, the United Nations chief said on International Women’s Day.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
2/6/2024 9:46:38 PM
Participants of a panel discussion – organized by the German embassy in Cairo on hatred roots – have agreed that cultural dialogue and the inclusion of anti-discrimination education among children are needed to combat rising hate speech and discrimination acts worldwide.

World - International
1/29/2024 1:11:03 PM
A group of Japanese citizens, including a man of Pakistani descent, launched a civil lawsuit against the country's police on Monday, accusing the authorities of racial profiling and discrimination and demanding an end to the alleged practice.

Sports - World
12/21/2023 9:59:55 PM
Christophe Galtier was cleared of accusations of racism on Thursday after the former Nice and Paris Saint-German coach stood trial on charges of psychological harassment and discrimination.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
12/3/2023 10:31:09 PM
The father of a 6-year-old Palestinian American boy fatally stabbed in what authorities allege was a hate crime has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.

World - Region
9/27/2023 3:43:11 PM
The United States said Wednesday it would start letting Israelis visit without visas, after what it said were successful efforts by its ally to address concerns it discriminates against Arab Americans, an assessment contested by some lawmakers.

World - International
9/7/2023 8:44:21 PM
From the fight against poverty to education access, from political representation to economic opportunity, the world is "failing women and girls," the United Nations warned in a report on gender equality released Thursday.

World - International
9/7/2023 8:32:39 PM
France's top administrative court on Thursday upheld a government ban on traditional over-garments worn by some Muslim women in schools and rejected complaints it was discriminatory and could incite hatred.

World - Region
7/30/2023 12:12:39 PM
An Israeli court has given the go-ahead for the forced eviction of 500 indigenous Palestinian Bedouins in the Naqab region, Amnesty International said in a report highlighting the deep discrimination and apartheid that Palestinian citizens of Israel are experiencing, reported the Palestinian News and Agency, WAFA.

Egypt - Society
7/21/2023 1:10:00 PM
The staff at the BBC's Cairo office ended on Wednesday a three-day strike to protest unfair pay and discrimination, pending a meeting with London management.

World - Region
7/20/2023 8:47:04 PM
United Nations experts on Thursday slammed a Libyan government policy effectively blocking women and girls from travelling abroad without a male guardian as discriminatory and a violation of their rights.

Egypt - Society
7/17/2023 4:04:24 PM
Staff at the BBC office in Egypt have initiated a three-day strike starting on Monday in Cairo to protest unfair pay and discrimination, according to a joint statement issued by the staff in Cairo.

World - International
7/8/2023 3:11:28 PM
The UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD), made up of 18 independent experts, flagged concerns on racial profiling and the excessive use of force by law enforcement".

World - International
7/1/2023 12:32:48 PM
Violence and looting hit France in a fourth night of protests as massively deployed police made more than 1,300 arrests and the country braced for more riots ahead of the funeral Saturday of the teenager who was killed by an officer during a traffic stop.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
5/26/2023 2:06:00 PM
The National Dialogue Committee on Public Freedoms and Human Rights has focused on measures to eliminate all forms of discrimination since it started its work last week.

Egypt - Politics
5/14/2023 1:56:00 PM
Fatma Khafagy, a member of the National Dialogue Board of Trustees, said on Sunday that she has submitted a draft law to establish an anti-discrimination commission to the dialogue’s Committee on Human Rights and Public Freedoms.

Egypt - Politics
5/13/2023 2:01:36 PM
The first sessions of Egypt’s National Dialogue committees will kick off in Cairo on Sunday, focusing on issues from the political track, including the House of Representatives, discrimination and cooperatives in Egypt.

Arts & Culture - Screens
5/4/2023 9:52:07 PM
Celebrities in Morocco have launched a social media campaign to highlight violence and discrimination against women, as the North African country mulls reforming its penal code.

World - International
1/30/2023 3:53:22 PM
Name it, act on it, sanction it. That is the focus of a new plan announced on Monday by French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne to defeat long-standing racism, anti-Semitism and discrimination of all kinds.

World - International
12/5/2022 6:29:21 PM
Members of the Roma community in Greece scuffled with riot police on Monday after a Roma teenager shot by police was left in a critical condition, authorities said.

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