Gender equality and discrimination in France

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Record number of women in France’s National Assembly

2017.06.19

Emmanuel Macron after having claimed victory at the Elyseé can now be confident about his dominance in the Assemblée Nationale as well. On Sunday, June 18th, in the secound round of the legislative elections, ...

Entrepreneurship beats the bully

2017.03.14

Often victims of violence are economically dependent on their persecutor. The new start-up Led by Her, was developed to encourage entrepreneurship in this special category of abused women by providing tools for emancipation and ...

No Prince Charming for this new Snow White

2016.10.24

Imagine the Seven Dwarfs who clean the house while Snow White is at school. This is only one of the many scenes that will be featured in the new French series for small children ‘Sept Nains ...

Walking home alone is still a problem for women

2016.06.09

A girl says good-bye to her friends before starting her walk home and her friend tells her to be careful. The girl puts on her headphones in a dimly lit street. Shortly after a ...