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The government of Kuwait has named two women as members of its municipal council, for the first time in the history of the Gulf emirate.
Kuwait has appointed its first female cabinet minister, a month after parliament agreed to let women vote and stand for office.
WLUML has received an urgent request from The Bahrain Centre for Human Rights (BCHR) calling for support for women’s rights campaigner Ms. Ghada Jamsheer.
En vue de contrecarrer l’évolution rapide du combat des femmes au Bahrein et dans le Golfe les autorités Bahreïnies viennent de déclencher une poursuite judiciaire contre Mme Ghada Jamchire militante connue pour les droits des femmes dans ce pays.
Despite the separation of church and state being enshrined in the US constitution, more than 40 per cent of US citizens said religious leaders should use their influence to try to sway policy-makers.
Women's Petition Committee members have condemned a series of cases filed against their leader Ghada Jamsheer for allegedly defaming three Sharia judges.
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