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Giving while female: Women are more likely to donate to charities than men of equal means

SCNOW Morning News 25 Feb 2021
Tessa Skidmore, IUPUI and Charles Sellen, IUPUI ... How women give ... Giving circles have become a global phenomenon as well, with more than 400 operating outside the U.S., including in Canada, Asia, the Pacific Islands and Europe ... and other countries, human services, education and women and girls are the top three causes that giving circles support ... ....
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Floorball scores again

Straits Times 23 Feb 2021
"We are looking forward to deliver the best World Floorball Championship in Singapore, one that will elevate the women's game and inspire women and girls around the Asia-Pacific region. "It will be a catalyst for ensuring the development of women's floorball continues in the Asia-Pacific region and globally." ... She said ... ....
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Floorball: Singapore to host the Women's World Championship in 2023

Straits Times 23 Feb 2021
"We are looking forward to deliver the best World Floorball Championship in Singapore, one that will elevate the women's game and inspire women and girls around the Asia-Pacific region. "It will be a catalyst for ensuring the development of women's floorball continues in the Asia-Pacific region and globally." ... The 26-year-old said ... More on this topic.
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Rede Feto and World Vision Establish National Forum for Ending Violence against Women and Girls supported by EU-UN Spotlight Initiative

Reliefweb 18 Feb 2021
We are strongly committed to the ending the terrible crime of violence against women and girls, which is a terrible stain on all our societies ... The Spotlight initiative deploys targeted, large-scale investments to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America and the Pacific.
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NBA backs Patty Mills’ Indigenous Community Basketball League

NIT 12 Feb 2021
Through a collaboration between NBA and IBA, the global youth basketball program for boys and girls, Jr ... From there, two girls and two boys will be able to take part in the Jr. NBA Global Championship Asia-Pacific athlete selection pathway camp which will be later in the year.
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'Left behind' adolescent women must be prioritised within sustainable development agenda

Phys Dot Org 11 Feb 2021
For example, one in three unemployed adolescent girls in the Asia-Pacific region, and one in five in sub-Saharan Africa, report that the entry requirements for their preferred career path exceed their education and training ... Early adolescence central to gender inequality in Asia-Pacific.
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A better normal for women and girls after COVID-19

The Jakarta Post 11 Jan 2021
The Asia and Pacific region is providing some ... Many Asia and Pacific countries are showing that setting strong targets for women and girls in response and recovery programs, and developing specialized activities to mitigate COVID-19 effects are both realistic and necessary.
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South Korean victims of wartime sexual slavery say fight not over

Indian Express 09 Jan 2021
Kang is among the thousands of girls and women across the Asia-Pacific who were forced to work as “comfort women” in brothels for Japan’s Imperial Army from the early 1930s till the end of the Second World War, in territories occupied by Japan ... Although so much time has passed, I was just a 15 year-old girl (then).
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OPED: A Better normal for women and girls after COVID-19

Khaama Press 04 Jan 2021
The Asia and Pacific region is providing some inspiring ... Many Asia and Pacific countries are showing that setting strong targets for women and girls in response and recovery programs and developing specialised activities to mitigate COVID-19 effects is both realistic and necessary.
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Dia Mirza on Bollywood being male-dominated: 'It is bizarre that a 50-plus actor is opposite a 19-year-old actress'

Bollywood Life 17 Dec 2020
As this young girl from Hyderabad, I went to both the Miss India pageant and to Miss Asia Pacific International with the thought that I would value the opportunity and make the most of it," said Dia, who was just 18 years old back then.
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Dia Mirza Birthday: Kareena Kapoor Khan, Anushka Sharma, Malaika Arora Send Love, Hugs And Kisses To The Birthday Girl

Yahoo Daily News 09 Dec 2020
Well, we do wish Dia Mirza a very happy birthday! Dia Mirza was crowned Miss Asia Pacific 2000 and as it has been 20 years since the historic and iconic moment of her life, she shared a video of the same on her Instagram account a week ago and penned a beautiful note.
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Dia Mirza Says She Never Expected to Win Miss India: We All Knew that Lara Dutta Would Win

Yahoo Daily News 05 Dec 2020
... Asia Pacific International pageant ... As this young girl from Hyderabad, I went to both the Miss India pageant and to Miss Asia Pacific International with the thought that I would value the opportunity and make the most of it," said Dia, who was just 18 years old back then.
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Dia Mirza on winning a beauty pageant 20 years ago: When I look back, I ...

Mid Day 03 Dec 2020
In December 2000, Dia Mirza, then just a wide-eyed, 18-year-old was crowned Miss Asia Pacific International and life was never the same ... As this young kid from Hyderabad, I went to both the Miss India pageant and to Miss Asia Pacific International with the thought that I would value the opportunity and make the most of it.
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