Tag: women

Brazilian Women March for Abortion Right and End to Violence

Today, March 8, is International Women’s Day (IWD) (which can also be written Woman’s ...

Women from 12 Countries Gather in Brazil Looking for Gender Equality

Over 50% of the world’s food is produced by women, according to data from ...

43.7% of Brazilian Jobs Go to Women, a Slight Growth

Women’s participation in the Brazilian labor market increased in the country’s six major metropolitan ...

Brazil Offers Job Training for Poor Women

Brazil’s First Social Consortium of Youth (Consórcio Social da Juventude), which will train and ...

Brazil Wants to Grant Rights to Women Miners

Women who work in mines are still not considered miners, neither in Brazil nor ...

For Minister, 9% of Women in Brazilian Congress Is Too Little

Women’s schooling level needs to improve in Brazil. This is the conclusion drawn by ...

At Work and College Life Gets Tougher for Brazilian Women

The 2005 UN Population Fund report shows that worldwide there are 600 million women ...

Women Make Up 90% of People Handling Brazil’s Zero Hunger Funds

A study by the Brazilian Ministry of Social Development has found that 90% of ...

From Brazil’s Inequality Women Get the Larger Share

On its 20th anniversary, Brazil’s National Women’s Defense Council still faces the challenge of ...

Women’s Ecumenical Meeting in Brazil Urges End to Violence

No more violence! Portuguese-speaking women are hoping that this cry will be heard at ...