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  1. Molest 02 crime outrage of modesty - file photo

    Commentary: Singapore’s streets are comparatively safe, but women still face sexual danger

    The streets of Singapore may be safer for women than the streets of London – where Sarah Everard was kidnapped and murdered. But far too many ...
  2. Nepal Women Protest

    Hundreds rally in Nepal's capital for women's rights

    Hundreds rally in Nepalese capital for women's rights
  3. Couple wearing the same clothes

    Commentary: Why men should care and do more about women’s issues

    The upcoming review of gender issues in Singapore must involve an often overlooked demographic – men – says AWARE member Kristian-Marc James Paul.
  4. Women holding the Singapore national flag pose for a photograph at the Merlion Park

    Commentary: Goodbye to those days, when women were 'pieces of meat for men to slice'

    Parliament’s passing of the Women’s Charter in 1961 was groundbreaking but the women’s movement has since stalled – until the recent announcement ...
  5. Heart of the Matter podcast thumbnail
    Media playtime

    Sexual offences, quotas and serving NS: K Shanmugam speaks frankly about women’s issues

    After launching a series of public engagements on women’s issues in a move towards greater gender equality on Sunday (Sep 20), Home Affairs and ...
  6. Afghan women attend a consultative grand assembly, known as Loya Jirga, in Kabul

    In the name of the mother: Afghan woman wins recognition, sparks Taliban opposition

    Afghan woman Laleh Osmany has been campaigning for years for a change to the age-old custom of officially identifying people by the names of their ...
  7. People wearing mask at Orchard Road Singapore Feb 3 (49)

    Commentary: Here’s what women really want regarding gender equality

    As the Government looks to make gender equality a fundamental societal value, caregiving, employment and the sexual objectification of women ...
  8. HDB flats

    Commentary: The road to housing for single, unwed mothers is clearer but still bumpy

    Housing is arguably the most fundamental practical issue that unwed mothers must deal with, says Shailey Hingorani, Head of Research and Advocacy ...
  9. Sabrina Ho director of KS Global Group

    Why this veteran recruiter started an online career platform for women in Asia

    A strong belief in encouraging gender diversity and creating more opportunities for women in the workplace drove Sabrina Ho, the director of KS ...