7 ground-breaking German movies made by female filmmakers
Germany

7 ground-breaking German movies made by female filmmakers

To celebrate the works of women in the German film industry, and at the conclusion of this year's special outdoor Berlinale, we have compiled a list of seven must-watch German films directed by women. 

Should stay-at-home parents in Switzerland be paid a salary?
Switzerland

Should stay-at-home parents in Switzerland be paid a salary?

Pandemic risks undoing gains for women, Merkel warns
Germany

Pandemic risks undoing gains for women, Merkel warns

Pope appoints French woman to senior synod post

Pope appoints French woman to senior synod post

Germany to order large companies to include women on executive boards
Germany

Germany to order large companies to include women on executive boards

‘Design a fairer country’: How post-Covid reforms could help close Italy’s gender gap
Italy

‘Design a fairer country’: How post-Covid reforms could help close Italy’s gender gap

Berlin film festival to drop gender distinctions in awards
Germany

Berlin film festival to drop gender distinctions in awards

Italy plans ‘housewife bonus’ to get more women into work
Italy

Italy plans ‘housewife bonus’ to get more women into work

Rapper fined over ‘nauseating’ misogynist lyrics
Germany

Rapper fined over ‘nauseating’ misogynist lyrics

Ethics watchdogs call for end to baby hatches
Germany

Ethics watchdogs call for end to baby hatches

Hospital pays damages for removing woman’s healthy breast
Germany

Hospital pays damages for removing woman’s healthy breast

Bakers cook up campaign to fight domestic violence
Germany

Bakers cook up campaign to fight domestic violence

Munich doctors rebuild breasts with pig tissue after cancer
Germany

Munich doctors rebuild breasts with pig tissue after cancer

Swiss men in line for paternity leave boost
Switzerland

Swiss men in line for paternity leave boost

‘Hands off women’: Anger in Italy over Salvini’s comments on abortion
Italy

‘Hands off women’: Anger in Italy over Salvini’s comments on abortion

Sex-ed to sexism: New series explores being a woman in Germany and the US
Germany

Sex-ed to sexism: New series explores being a woman in Germany and the US

IN PICS: Women across Spain take to streets against gender violence and the far right Vox party
Spain

IN PICS: Women across Spain take to streets against gender violence and the far right Vox party

Tens of thousands march in Paris to protest murder of women
France

Tens of thousands march in Paris to protest murder of women

Far right Vox challenge Spain’s fight against gender violence
Spain

Far right Vox challenge Spain’s fight against gender violence

Over 85 percent of IT jobs in Germany held by men
Germany

Over 85 percent of IT jobs in Germany held by men

Margarita Salas, Spain’s leading female scientist, dies aged 80
Spain

Margarita Salas, Spain’s leading female scientist, dies aged 80

Switzerland ranked world’s second-best country for women
Switzerland

Switzerland ranked world’s second-best country for women

Spain just opened its first ‘women only’ hotel
Spain

Spain just opened its first ‘women only’ hotel

Malmö gangland in shock: ‘Women and children are taboo’
Sweden

Malmö gangland in shock: ‘Women and children are taboo’

Man arrested on Madrid metro for ‘upskirting’ over 500 women
Spain

Man arrested on Madrid metro for ‘upskirting’ over 500 women

Switzerland must act on women’s rights, say unions
Switzerland

Switzerland must act on women’s rights, say unions

Why Prado’s exhibition on women is provoking sexist storm
Spain

Why Prado’s exhibition on women is provoking sexist storm

Revealed: The true size of Switzerland’s gender pay gap
Switzerland

Revealed: The true size of Switzerland’s gender pay gap

Why this 80-year-old marquise is Spain’s most inspiring woman
Spain

Why this 80-year-old marquise is Spain’s most inspiring woman

Swiss senate green-lights quotas for women at top levels of business
Switzerland

Swiss senate green-lights quotas for women at top levels of business

Vatican gets its first women’s football team
Italy

Vatican gets its first women’s football team

Spain just elected its most feminist parliament ever
Spain

Spain just elected its most feminist parliament ever

Why Spain’s feminist movement is in the spotlight ahead of election
Spain

Why Spain’s feminist movement is in the spotlight ahead of election

Lionesses beat Spain in Women’s World Cup warm-up
Spain

Lionesses beat Spain in Women’s World Cup warm-up

Berlin offers women cheaper transport tickets for ‘Equal Pay Day’
Germany

Berlin offers women cheaper transport tickets for ‘Equal Pay Day’

Why Spain needs more feminism in the classroom
Spain

Why Spain needs more feminism in the classroom

ANALYSIS: Could Women’s Day change how people vote in Spain’s election?
Spain

ANALYSIS: Could Women’s Day change how people vote in Spain’s election?

‘If we stop, the world stops’: Strikes and protests mark Women’s Day in Spain
Spain

‘If we stop, the world stops’: Strikes and protests mark Women’s Day in Spain

Spanish Word of the Day: ‘Igualdad’
Spain

Spanish Word of the Day: ‘Igualdad’

This is how significant the gender pay gap is in Germany
Germany

This is how significant the gender pay gap is in Germany

OPINION: Why it’s more important than ever to stand up for women’s rights in Spain
Spain

OPINION: Why it’s more important than ever to stand up for women’s rights in Spain

What you need to know about Women’s Day action in Spain
Spain

What you need to know about Women’s Day action in Spain

League Womens’ Day leaflet: womens’ ‘natural role is supporting the family’
Italy

League Womens’ Day leaflet: womens’ ‘natural role is supporting the family’

Feminism is the buzzword in Spain’s electoral campaign
Spain

Feminism is the buzzword in Spain’s electoral campaign

Meet three of Rome’s wildest women
Italy

Meet three of Rome’s wildest women

Stockholm county now has more men than women – for the first time in recorded history
Sweden

Stockholm county now has more men than women – for the first time in recorded history

Berlin film fest rolls out red carpet for women trailblazers
Germany

Berlin film fest rolls out red carpet for women trailblazers

Brandenburg approves landmark law to boost number of women in parliament
Germany

Brandenburg approves landmark law to boost number of women in parliament

Germany to soften ban on providing information on abortions
Germany

Germany to soften ban on providing information on abortions

Man takes Bavarian town to court over ‘women-only’ parking spaces
Germany

Man takes Bavarian town to court over ‘women-only’ parking spaces

Spanish feminists rally against far-right ‘sexist’ party
Spain

Spanish feminists rally against far-right ‘sexist’ party

Why are there so few women in Italy’s most powerful jobs?
Italy

Why are there so few women in Italy’s most powerful jobs?

Thousands march in Paris against sexist violence
France

Thousands march in Paris against sexist violence

Malmö women’s coding event sells out in 20 minutes
Sweden

Malmö women’s coding event sells out in 20 minutes

Verona defies Italy’s abortion law and declares itself a ‘pro-life city’
Italy

Verona defies Italy’s abortion law and declares itself a ‘pro-life city’

At last! Spain slashes ‘tampon’ tax
Spain

At last! Spain slashes ‘tampon’ tax

Ana Carrasco makes history as first female world moto champion
Spain

Ana Carrasco makes history as first female world moto champion

France hands out first street harassment fine to Frenchman who slapped woman’s buttocks
France

France hands out first street harassment fine to Frenchman who slapped woman’s buttocks

‘We need examples’: Malmö founder on female-led startups
Sweden

‘We need examples’: Malmö founder on female-led startups

Artemisia Gentileschi, an Italian Baroque heroine for our time
Italy

Artemisia Gentileschi, an Italian Baroque heroine for our time

Spanish mother jailed for hiding with sons to escape domestic abuse
Spain

Spanish mother jailed for hiding with sons to escape domestic abuse

Barça under fire as men’s team fly business class, women go economy
Spain

Barça under fire as men’s team fly business class, women go economy

El Pais newspaper appoints first woman editor
Spain

El Pais newspaper appoints first woman editor

#Metoo: Moroccan fruit pickers file sexual harassment complaints in Spain
Spain

#Metoo: Moroccan fruit pickers file sexual harassment complaints in Spain

Women take to the streets in Spain demanding funds to fight domestic violence
Spain

Women take to the streets in Spain demanding funds to fight domestic violence

Top Spanish academics vow to boycott all male panel discussions
Spain

Top Spanish academics vow to boycott all male panel discussions

Short candidates in NRW cannot become police officers, court confirms
Germany

Short candidates in NRW cannot become police officers, court confirms

‘Middle-aged men in suits’ interior ministry photo sparks outrage
Germany

‘Middle-aged men in suits’ interior ministry photo sparks outrage

GALLERY: Millions take to the streets for women’s rights
Spain

GALLERY: Millions take to the streets for women’s rights

12 statistics that show the state of gender equality in Italy
Italy

12 statistics that show the state of gender equality in Italy

Here’s how Italy is marking International Women’s Day
Italy

Here’s how Italy is marking International Women’s Day

Glass ceiling: report highlights huge gender divide on Swiss boards
Switzerland

Glass ceiling: report highlights huge gender divide on Swiss boards

International Women’s Day: Roads blocked and trains cancelled as women in Spain strike
Spain

International Women’s Day: Roads blocked and trains cancelled as women in Spain strike

How women weeding Italy’s rice fields took on fascism and became heroines of the left
Italy

How women weeding Italy’s rice fields took on fascism and became heroines of the left

Could this close the gender gap in the workforce?

Could this close the gender gap in the workforce?

Everything you need to know about Spain’s women’s strike
Spain

Everything you need to know about Spain’s women’s strike

Is this the best place in the world to be a woman?
Sweden

Is this the best place in the world to be a woman?

Women across Spain prepare 24-hour strike at work and in the home
Spain

Women across Spain prepare 24-hour strike at work and in the home

Gender gap: Spanish women do twice as much unpaid work as men
Spain

Gender gap: Spanish women do twice as much unpaid work as men

#MeToo: Spanish stars to stage red fan protest at cinema prize ceremony
Spain

#MeToo: Spanish stars to stage red fan protest at cinema prize ceremony

‘Grab ’em by the patriarchy’: Madrid joins global Women’s March
Spain

‘Grab ’em by the patriarchy’: Madrid joins global Women’s March

Women demand Woody Allen statue removed in Oviedo after sex assault allegations
Spain

Women demand Woody Allen statue removed in Oviedo after sex assault allegations

Italian women score World Cup triple in alpine skiing
Italy

Italian women score World Cup triple in alpine skiing

Initiative for female quota in federal government rejected
Switzerland

Initiative for female quota in federal government rejected

How the Juventus women’s team is shaking up Italian football
Italy

How the Juventus women’s team is shaking up Italian football

Italy begins autopsies of 26 drowned migrant girls
Italy

Italy begins autopsies of 26 drowned migrant girls

Women workers in France urged to down tools at 11.44
France

Women workers in France urged to down tools at 11.44

Italy’s gender gap is getting a whole lot worse
Italy

Italy’s gender gap is getting a whole lot worse

Why there are so few women in the Bundestag and what this could mean
Germany

Why there are so few women in the Bundestag and what this could mean

Feminists to protest in Paris as Roman Polanski attends tribute (to himself)
France

Feminists to protest in Paris as Roman Polanski attends tribute (to himself)

Sexual harassment: Thousands of French women take to streets to say #MeToo
France

Sexual harassment: Thousands of French women take to streets to say #MeToo

Names of lecherous French MPs included on ‘blacklist’ for women to avoid
France

Names of lecherous French MPs included on ‘blacklist’ for women to avoid

French lawmaker in Macron’s ruling party accused of sexual assault
France

French lawmaker in Macron’s ruling party accused of sexual assault

Over half of French women victims of sexual harassment as public accusations fly
France

Over half of French women victims of sexual harassment as public accusations fly

‘Men touched my body and I was surprised; I thought this doesn’t happen in Germany’
Germany

‘Men touched my body and I was surprised; I thought this doesn’t happen in Germany’

Should the Swiss government introduce gender quotas?
Switzerland

Should the Swiss government introduce gender quotas?

Women in Paris tell their stories of being groped, pestered and sexually harassed
France

Women in Paris tell their stories of being groped, pestered and sexually harassed

Winterthur bars introduce code system for women facing sexual harassment
Switzerland

Winterthur bars introduce code system for women facing sexual harassment

Shark mask wearer falls foul of Austria’s burqa law
Austria

Shark mask wearer falls foul of Austria’s burqa law

Austria claims new burqa ban promotes ‘acceptance and respect of Austrian values’
Austria

Austria claims new burqa ban promotes ‘acceptance and respect of Austrian values’

Swiss voters favour male candidates: study
Switzerland

Swiss voters favour male candidates: study

Put more women on your boards or we’ll make you, government warns business
Germany

Put more women on your boards or we’ll make you, government warns business

How an economic miracle transformed love and marriage in post-war Italy
Italy

How an economic miracle transformed love and marriage in post-war Italy

Switzerland takes step closer to military conscription for women
Switzerland

Switzerland takes step closer to military conscription for women

Protest over ‘no-go zone for women’ in Paris immigrant district
France

Protest over ‘no-go zone for women’ in Paris immigrant district

Austria’s burqa ban kicks in this October
Austria

Austria’s burqa ban kicks in this October

Italian acid attack victim shares defiant selfie showing her scars
Italy

Italian acid attack victim shares defiant selfie showing her scars

Norway opposition demands answers over Saudi Arabia women’s commission vote
Norway

Norway opposition demands answers over Saudi Arabia women’s commission vote

Spanish policewoman sparks row with menstruation toilet break
Spain

Spanish policewoman sparks row with menstruation toilet break

For the first time, Italians will be able to get abortion pills in clinics
Italy

For the first time, Italians will be able to get abortion pills in clinics

Over 8 million women suffer psychological abuse in Italy
Italy

Over 8 million women suffer psychological abuse in Italy

YouTuber accused of sexual assault for ‘stealing kisses’ in the street
Spain

YouTuber accused of sexual assault for ‘stealing kisses’ in the street

Italy is one of the worst countries for expat working women: survey
Italy

Italy is one of the worst countries for expat working women: survey

Is Sweden really the best place in the world for women?
Sweden

Is Sweden really the best place in the world for women?

Geneva agrees to name more streets after women
Switzerland

Geneva agrees to name more streets after women

IN PICS: International Women’s Day in Madrid draws 40,000 protesters
Spain

IN PICS: International Women’s Day in Madrid draws 40,000 protesters

Spanish politician who shut down misogynist wants EU to make an example of him
Spain

Spanish politician who shut down misogynist wants EU to make an example of him

Why these Swedish trade union bosses wore pink pussyhats for gender equality
Sweden

Why these Swedish trade union bosses wore pink pussyhats for gender equality

More Danish women than men receive social welfare
Denmark

More Danish women than men receive social welfare

Sweden world’s best country for women: ranking
Sweden

Sweden world’s best country for women: ranking

Five reasons why Spain is still failing on women’s rights
Spain

Five reasons why Spain is still failing on women’s rights

International Women’s Day: Women in Spain urged to strike, march…  and dance the merengue
Spain

International Women’s Day: Women in Spain urged to strike, march… and dance the merengue

13 key milestones in the history of women’s rights in Switzerland
Switzerland

13 key milestones in the history of women’s rights in Switzerland

Six inspiring Italian women who changed the world
Italy

Six inspiring Italian women who changed the world

Few women bosses in Sweden’s private equity industry
Sweden

Few women bosses in Sweden’s private equity industry

Women will get free entry to Italy’s museums on International Women’s Day
Italy

Women will get free entry to Italy’s museums on International Women’s Day

Swiss army wants to recruit more women
Switzerland

Swiss army wants to recruit more women

13 inspiring Swedish women whose stories you should know
Sweden

13 inspiring Swedish women whose stories you should know

WHO: No Zika vaccine before 2020
Switzerland

WHO: No Zika vaccine before 2020

Why women need to keep marching in Italy
Italy

Why women need to keep marching in Italy

Why women will march in Vienna on Saturday
Austria

Why women will march in Vienna on Saturday

Why women will march in Rome on Saturday
Italy

Why women will march in Rome on Saturday

Pope criticizes women who have abortions ‘to save their looks’
Italy

Pope criticizes women who have abortions ‘to save their looks’

Study: Swiss recruiters favour men over women
Switzerland

Study: Swiss recruiters favour men over women

Pope: Give women, lay people top Vatican jobs
Italy

Pope: Give women, lay people top Vatican jobs

INTERVIEW: Would the world be better if women ran the show?
Sweden

INTERVIEW: Would the world be better if women ran the show?

116 women have been murdered in Italy this year. How can Italy tackle gendered violence?
Italy

116 women have been murdered in Italy this year. How can Italy tackle gendered violence?

Networking in Italy: More than just aperitivo
Italy

Networking in Italy: More than just aperitivo

Bern: companies should report salary inequality by law
Switzerland

Bern: companies should report salary inequality by law

Report: Swiss progress slows on gender equality
Switzerland

Report: Swiss progress slows on gender equality

Swiss women will ‘work for free’ for the rest of year
Switzerland

Swiss women will ‘work for free’ for the rest of year

Spain approves equal parental leave for fathers
Spain

Spain approves equal parental leave for fathers

Women in Spain will ‘work for free’ from October 21st
Spain

Women in Spain will ‘work for free’ from October 21st

Sardinia bans ‘sexist language’ from official communication
Italy

Sardinia bans ‘sexist language’ from official communication

Report: Switzerland one of world’s best places for girls
Switzerland

Report: Switzerland one of world’s best places for girls

Norway world’s third best country for girls: report
Norway

Norway world’s third best country for girls: report

Denmark world’s sixth best nation for girls
Denmark

Denmark world’s sixth best nation for girls

Tampon-tax protest turns Zurich fountains red
Switzerland

Tampon-tax protest turns Zurich fountains red

Austrian men tend to be ‘critical of working mothers’
Austria

Austrian men tend to be ‘critical of working mothers’

Bern wants Swiss women to work longer
Switzerland

Bern wants Swiss women to work longer

Lidl’s €2.99 anti-aging cream comes out top in Spain again
Spain

Lidl’s €2.99 anti-aging cream comes out top in Spain again

‘I didn’t want to see my children die before my eyes’
Sweden

‘I didn’t want to see my children die before my eyes’

‘Both newcomers and Swedes have a role to play in integration’
Sweden

‘Both newcomers and Swedes have a role to play in integration’

Gender equality? Meet Germany’s first ‘men’s officer’
Germany

Gender equality? Meet Germany’s first ‘men’s officer’

Papal commission to consider female deacons in Church
Italy

Papal commission to consider female deacons in Church

Spanish women to buy ‘tax-free’ tampons from Canada
Spain

Spanish women to buy ‘tax-free’ tampons from Canada

Federal fund aims to reduce childcare costs
Switzerland

Federal fund aims to reduce childcare costs

Why Italy must change after young woman’s brutal murder
Italy

Why Italy must change after young woman’s brutal murder

Italy’s ‘small, silent protest’ against femicide
Italy

Italy’s ‘small, silent protest’ against femicide

Dresden ‘most woman-friendly’ city in Germany
Germany

Dresden ‘most woman-friendly’ city in Germany

Foreign, female and a self-made success in arduous Italy
Italy

Foreign, female and a self-made success in arduous Italy

Why Italy’s facing a birth rate apocalypse
Italy

Why Italy’s facing a birth rate apocalypse

WHO launches first guidelines for treating FGM victims
Switzerland

WHO launches first guidelines for treating FGM victims

Why these women say wage transparency is not enough
Germany

Why these women say wage transparency is not enough

Austria struggles to improve gender equality at work
Austria

Austria struggles to improve gender equality at work

Italian footballer banned over sexist insults on Facebook
Italy

Italian footballer banned over sexist insults on Facebook

Is Spain winning the battle against domestic violence?
Spain

Is Spain winning the battle against domestic violence?

It’s curtains for police’s ‘porn’ blinds as locals spot gaffe
Italy

It’s curtains for police’s ‘porn’ blinds as locals spot gaffe

German female executives quota ‘is a paper tiger’
Germany

German female executives quota ‘is a paper tiger’

Tradition still sways married Swiss women
Switzerland

Tradition still sways married Swiss women

Is Germany segregating women on trains? Not quite
Germany

Is Germany segregating women on trains? Not quite

What Swedish startups are doing right: gender equality
Sweden

What Swedish startups are doing right: gender equality

Foreigners ‘scared’ to leave abusive partners: report
Switzerland

Foreigners ‘scared’ to leave abusive partners: report

Expats praise Denmark’s ‘progressive’ gender equality
Denmark

Expats praise Denmark’s ‘progressive’ gender equality

Anger over politician’s pepper spray give-away
Austria

Anger over politician’s pepper spray give-away

The sexist French expressions you’ll still hear at work
France

The sexist French expressions you’ll still hear at work

Women given green light in Spanish equality drive
Spain

Women given green light in Spanish equality drive

Space firm seeks Germany’s first female astronaut
Germany

Space firm seeks Germany’s first female astronaut

German men STILL paid 20 percent more than women
Germany

German men STILL paid 20 percent more than women

Bus driver attacked defending women from sexual harassers
Spain

Bus driver attacked defending women from sexual harassers

Anger as Italy fines women up to €10k for secret abortions
Italy

Anger as Italy fines women up to €10k for secret abortions

Italy swoops on powerful women-run Mafia clan
Italy

Italy swoops on powerful women-run Mafia clan

Globe-trotting gender gap: Spain drops female diplomats
Spain

Globe-trotting gender gap: Spain drops female diplomats

Swedish rape activists slam UN on Assange
Sweden

Swedish rape activists slam UN on Assange

Italy party pushes to cut ‘tampon tax’
Italy

Italy party pushes to cut ‘tampon tax’

Rome HIV man ‘infected 29 women’
Italy

Rome HIV man ‘infected 29 women’

And the real winners of the Spanish general election are…women
Spain

And the real winners of the Spanish general election are…women

German birthrate jumps to quarter-century high
Germany

German birthrate jumps to quarter-century high

Protests see French MPs slash ‘tampon tax’
France

Protests see French MPs slash ‘tampon tax’

Sexist advert showing housewives doing housework banned in Spain
Spain

Sexist advert showing housewives doing housework banned in Spain

Rome HIV man arrested for infecting lovers
Italy

Rome HIV man arrested for infecting lovers

Expat aims for gender balance in Danish tech
Denmark

Expat aims for gender balance in Danish tech

Pirelli 2016 calendar opts for brains over beauty
Italy

Pirelli 2016 calendar opts for brains over beauty

The women shaking up Italy’s startup world
Italy

The women shaking up Italy’s startup world

‘I bleed, the state wins’: Paris tampon tax protest
France

‘I bleed, the state wins’: Paris tampon tax protest

Flashmob in Italian jail pays tribute to Pope
Italy

Flashmob in Italian jail pays tribute to Pope

German women fear family’s impact on career
Germany

German women fear family’s impact on career

Swedes ‘know more about sex’ than Brits
Sweden

Swedes ‘know more about sex’ than Brits

Two Italian women reach semi-finals at US Open
Italy

Two Italian women reach semi-finals at US Open

Nine ways to become a truly Swedish woman
Sweden

Nine ways to become a truly Swedish woman

‘Women are more elegant the more they undress’
Spain

‘Women are more elegant the more they undress’

Swedish women’s sex habits: riskier than ever
Sweden

Swedish women’s sex habits: riskier than ever

Norway’s women footballers: “We suck”
Norway

Norway’s women footballers: “We suck”

Women shaping Spain: The top 100
Spain

Women shaping Spain: The top 100

German captain has victory tattooed on arm
Norway

German captain has victory tattooed on arm

Spain’s women strive for glory in World Cup debut
Spain

Spain’s women strive for glory in World Cup debut

Swedes want ‘equal’ World Cup (for women)
Sweden

Swedes want ‘equal’ World Cup (for women)

Ana Botín: Only Spaniard in global top 100 women
Spain

Ana Botín: Only Spaniard in global top 100 women

Italian football chief sacked for ‘lesbian’ slur
Italy

Italian football chief sacked for ‘lesbian’ slur

Women’s final scrapped over ‘lesbian’ slur
Italy

Women’s final scrapped over ‘lesbian’ slur

Furore over Italy football chief’s lesbian slur
Italy

Furore over Italy football chief’s lesbian slur

Germany among top ten countries for mums
Germany

Germany among top ten countries for mums

Shocking video sends nursery teacher to jail
Spain

Shocking video sends nursery teacher to jail

‘I didn’t know armpit hair was embarrassing’
Denmark

‘I didn’t know armpit hair was embarrassing’

Merkel backs equal pay transparency law
Germany

Merkel backs equal pay transparency law

Make next Telenor chief a woman, minister urges
Norway

Make next Telenor chief a woman, minister urges

Italy’s C-section rate among Europe’s highest
Italy

Italy’s C-section rate among Europe’s highest

MPs vote through women executive quota
Germany

MPs vote through women executive quota

Austrian women earn 23 percent less than men
Austria

Austrian women earn 23 percent less than men

Women executive quota bill ‘unconstitutional’
Germany

Women executive quota bill ‘unconstitutional’

Army official calls for Swiss women in draft
Switzerland

Army official calls for Swiss women in draft

Could street urinals for women work in Paris?
France

Could street urinals for women work in Paris?

Freed Italian aid workers arrive in Rome
Italy

Freed Italian aid workers arrive in Rome

Italian aid workers held in Syria freed
Italy

Italian aid workers held in Syria freed

A portrait of modern Sweden in ten statistics
Sweden

A portrait of modern Sweden in ten statistics

Where are the women in Sweden’s history books?
Sweden

Where are the women in Sweden’s history books?

Abortion rate higher among foreigners in Italy
Italy

Abortion rate higher among foreigners in Italy

Greens want fines for too many male MPs
Austria

Greens want fines for too many male MPs

High heels bring out best in men: French study
France

High heels bring out best in men: French study

Women executive quota coming in 2016
Germany

Women executive quota coming in 2016

How French women have changed over the last 30 years
France

How French women have changed over the last 30 years

Coalition falls out over female executive quota
Germany

Coalition falls out over female executive quota

2013 ‘black year’ for female murders in Italy
Italy

2013 ‘black year’ for female murders in Italy

Women in France forced to pay hidden ‘pink tax’
France

Women in France forced to pay hidden ‘pink tax’

Backward step: Spain’s gender gap grows
Spain

Backward step: Spain’s gender gap grows

Family-friendly official ‘sorry’ he sacked mum
Spain

Family-friendly official ‘sorry’ he sacked mum

Abortion remains a crime in San Marino
Italy

Abortion remains a crime in San Marino

Abusive fake magician dupes ‘possessed’ family
Italy

Abusive fake magician dupes ‘possessed’ family

French leader calls factory workers ‘illiterate’
France

French leader calls factory workers ‘illiterate’

WEF: Germany less competitive than USA
Germany

WEF: Germany less competitive than USA

French women’s safety fears ‘due to inequality’
France

French women’s safety fears ‘due to inequality’

Italy’s ‘determined’ women boost business
Italy

Italy’s ‘determined’ women boost business

Italian women kidnapped in Syria: report
Italy

Italian women kidnapped in Syria: report

Frenchwoman set to make footballing history
France

Frenchwoman set to make footballing history

German women fall short of equality
Germany

German women fall short of equality

Women who eat apples have better sex
Italy

Women who eat apples have better sex

Domestic violence spikes in Swedish summer
Sweden

Domestic violence spikes in Swedish summer

Former women’s minister insults folk singer
Austria

Former women’s minister insults folk singer

University ‘not worth it’ for Swedish women
Sweden

University ‘not worth it’ for Swedish women

Unqualified doctor clears breast cancer patients
Germany

Unqualified doctor clears breast cancer patients

Equality tsar wins case against own ministry
Germany

Equality tsar wins case against own ministry

France OKs first women aboard submarines
France

France OKs first women aboard submarines

‘I tend not to stand around in my underwear’
Germany

‘I tend not to stand around in my underwear’

Germany fails to bridge gender pay gap
Germany

Germany fails to bridge gender pay gap

Italy rejects quotas for women politicians
Italy

Italy rejects quotas for women politicians

One in three women experience violence
Germany

One in three women experience violence

Jobseeking students told to boycott ‘sexist firms’
Sweden

Jobseeking students told to boycott ‘sexist firms’

Italian women take on the mafia
Italy

Italian women take on the mafia

Women ‘big losers’ as Spain’s salary gap grows
Spain

Women ‘big losers’ as Spain’s salary gap grows

France to give more women burial honour
France

France to give more women burial honour

‘In France it’s getting tougher to be a woman’
France

‘In France it’s getting tougher to be a woman’

VIDEO: Film about a woman’s world goes viral
France

VIDEO: Film about a woman’s world goes viral

Young Swedish women often ‘coerced into sex’
Sweden

Young Swedish women often ‘coerced into sex’

SPD: half of our ministers will be women
Germany

SPD: half of our ministers will be women

Sweden Democrat women pic ‘n’ mix policy
Sweden

Sweden Democrat women pic ‘n’ mix policy

Doctor jailed for taking 35,000 photos of patients
Germany

Doctor jailed for taking 35,000 photos of patients

Italian women work harder than men – OECD
Italy

Italian women work harder than men – OECD

Bigotry against curvy women ‘as bad as racism’
France

Bigotry against curvy women ‘as bad as racism’

Women’s quotas closer after coalition talks
Germany

Women’s quotas closer after coalition talks

The return of the sexist French politician
France

The return of the sexist French politician

Berlin honours executed US freedom-fighter
Germany

Berlin honours executed US freedom-fighter

Study: German men think gender equality reached
Germany

Study: German men think gender equality reached

Judge orders lawyer to remove headscarf
Germany

Judge orders lawyer to remove headscarf

Sexual assaults double at Munich’s Oktoberfest
Germany

Sexual assaults double at Munich’s Oktoberfest

Man ‘tortures’ ex for Facebook password
Italy

Man ‘tortures’ ex for Facebook password

Italian schoolboys taught not to kill women
Italy

Italian schoolboys taught not to kill women

Norway’s hottest women who aren’t models
Norway

Norway’s hottest women who aren’t models

French rock star killer makes comeback gaffe
France

French rock star killer makes comeback gaffe

The bright spark behind ‘France’s greyest man’
France

The bright spark behind ‘France’s greyest man’

German men ‘lust after female earners’
Germany

German men ‘lust after female earners’

First female genital mutilation clinic opens
Germany

First female genital mutilation clinic opens

Headscarf photo ‘ruins job interview chances’
Germany

Headscarf photo ‘ruins job interview chances’

Firm sacked woman as she ‘might get pregnant’
Germany

Firm sacked woman as she ‘might get pregnant’

Half of German women unhappy with inequality
Germany

Half of German women unhappy with inequality

Six kilo newborn Germany’s biggest baby
Germany

Six kilo newborn Germany’s biggest baby

Women play ‘major role’ in neo-Nazi scene
Germany

Women play ‘major role’ in neo-Nazi scene

First Euro defeat for female footie team
Germany

First Euro defeat for female footie team

Women footballers face Sweden in Euro semi
Germany

Women footballers face Sweden in Euro semi

Germany kicks off Euro effort with 0-0 draw
Germany

Germany kicks off Euro effort with 0-0 draw

State powerless to boost crawling birth rate
Germany

State powerless to boost crawling birth rate

Germans realize women drivers are better
Germany

Germans realize women drivers are better

‘I come to Germany for prostitutes – it’s like Aldi’
Germany

‘I come to Germany for prostitutes – it’s like Aldi’

Tunisia jails topless protesters for 4 months
Germany

Tunisia jails topless protesters for 4 months

Cardinal: Women should stay at home and breed
Germany

Cardinal: Women should stay at home and breed

Giant Barbie doll house opens amid protests
Germany

Giant Barbie doll house opens amid protests

Merkel quashes revolt over female exec quota
Germany

Merkel quashes revolt over female exec quota

‘Today I am happy to live with a beard’
Germany

‘Today I am happy to live with a beard’

More women opting for engineering studies
Germany

More women opting for engineering studies

Topless feminists protest Islamist oppression
Germany

Topless feminists protest Islamist oppression

Glass ceiling intact in most top German firms
Germany

Glass ceiling intact in most top German firms

Most German women still feel disadvantaged
Germany

Most German women still feel disadvantaged

Germany to block EU quota for women execs
Germany

Germany to block EU quota for women execs

Women still ‘much poorer’ than partners
Germany

Women still ‘much poorer’ than partners

‘There is an urgent desire for social change’
Germany

‘There is an urgent desire for social change’

FDP celebrate under-fire election candidate
Germany

FDP celebrate under-fire election candidate

MP’s ‘dirndl’ quip sparks sexism debate
Germany

MP’s ‘dirndl’ quip sparks sexism debate

Men take on more household shopping
Germany

Men take on more household shopping

Women in west fill ‘misogynistic’ mini-jobs
Germany

Women in west fill ‘misogynistic’ mini-jobs

Steinbrück: Merkel gets ‘women’s bonus’ in polls
Germany

Steinbrück: Merkel gets ‘women’s bonus’ in polls

Is Germany a horrible place to raise a family?
Germany

Is Germany a horrible place to raise a family?

Fewer Germans find children worthwhile
Germany

Fewer Germans find children worthwhile

Women on contracts can keep pregnancy mum
Germany

Women on contracts can keep pregnancy mum

Divorce deals ‘should factor in marriage length’
Germany

Divorce deals ‘should factor in marriage length’

The Fatherland’s feminist Alice Schwarzer turns 70
Germany

The Fatherland’s feminist Alice Schwarzer turns 70

Siemens cuts woman who broke glass ceiling
Germany

Siemens cuts woman who broke glass ceiling

UN: immigrant women need better protection
Germany

UN: immigrant women need better protection

Domestic abuse fight takes shape online
Germany

Domestic abuse fight takes shape online

Women stage topless protest in Ikea
Germany

Women stage topless protest in Ikea

German gender gap ‘widens despite talk’
Germany

German gender gap ‘widens despite talk’

Woman crowned ‘car parking champion’
Germany

Woman crowned ‘car parking champion’

Firms run by women ‘less likely to go broke’
Germany

Firms run by women ‘less likely to go broke’

Sexual assault ‘on the rise at Oktoberfest’
Germany

Sexual assault ‘on the rise at Oktoberfest’

Upper house approves gender quota
Germany

Upper house approves gender quota

‘No models’ mag drops ban after thinner sales
Germany

‘No models’ mag drops ban after thinner sales

Teacher fined for pointing out cleavage with pencil
Germany

Teacher fined for pointing out cleavage with pencil

Pink stinks, says toy marketing campaigner
Germany

Pink stinks, says toy marketing campaigner

Women banned from water slide after ‘injuries’
Germany

Women banned from water slide after ‘injuries’

Prosecutors probe voyeur gynaecologist
Germany

Prosecutors probe voyeur gynaecologist

Lone-living ladies ‘more likely to have top job’
Germany

Lone-living ladies ‘more likely to have top job’

Women on far more psycho drugs than men
Germany

Women on far more psycho drugs than men

Sexist ads create turbulence for Lufthansa
Germany

Sexist ads create turbulence for Lufthansa

Army chief: We need more creches
Germany

Army chief: We need more creches

Women managers still rare and earning less
Germany

Women managers still rare and earning less

Half of killed women are victims of ‘their man’
Germany

Half of killed women are victims of ‘their man’

Women’s football misses major viewing goals
Germany

Women’s football misses major viewing goals

Women slam ‘their’ minister for new book
Germany

Women slam ‘their’ minister for new book

No-name job letters ‘help women and migrants’
Germany

No-name job letters ‘help women and migrants’

Germans back voluntary quotas for women
Germany

Germans back voluntary quotas for women

Germans find jobs, set up fewer new firms
Germany

Germans find jobs, set up fewer new firms

Millions of women face poverty in old age
Germany

Millions of women face poverty in old age

<i>Bild</i> newspaper banishes boobs to inside page
Germany

Bild newspaper banishes boobs to inside page

Women’s minister rules out top job gender quota
Germany

Women’s minister rules out top job gender quota

Germany: most unfair society in Europe
Germany

Germany: most unfair society in Europe

Petition demands more women in top media jobs
Germany

Petition demands more women in top media jobs

Football teams turn pink for women’s wallets
Germany

Football teams turn pink for women’s wallets

German firms ‘still failing to promote women’
Germany

German firms ‘still failing to promote women’

Almost half of disabled women sexually abused
Germany

Almost half of disabled women sexually abused

German women’s volleyball team eye Olympics after beating USA
Germany

German women’s volleyball team eye Olympics after beating USA

Project pictures the plight of immigrants
Germany

Project pictures the plight of immigrants

Top firms unveil plan to increase female execs
Germany

Top firms unveil plan to increase female execs

Big majority in favor of gender quota for execs
Germany

Big majority in favor of gender quota for execs

SPD politician calls for ‘no politics’ day
Germany

SPD politician calls for ‘no politics’ day

Germany kick off bid for third women’s World Cup title
Germany

Germany kick off bid for third women’s World Cup title

Germany, US and Brazil favourites at Women’s World Cup
Germany

Germany, US and Brazil favourites at Women’s World Cup

Women’s football confronts gay taboos
Germany

Women’s football confronts gay taboos

Watching women’s football – it’s just no fun
Germany

Watching women’s football – it’s just no fun

Women playing bigger role among far-right extremists
Germany

Women playing bigger role among far-right extremists

Playboy shoot reveals feminine side of German football squad
Germany

Playboy shoot reveals feminine side of German football squad

Germany has too many housewives, EU warns
Germany

Germany has too many housewives, EU warns

Industry wants women, migrants and older workers to plug jobs gap
Germany

Industry wants women, migrants and older workers to plug jobs gap

Women more likely to manage small companies
Germany

Women more likely to manage small companies

Top corporations resist quota for hiring women execs
Germany

Top corporations resist quota for hiring women execs

Berlin’s techno scene shows its feminine side
Germany

Berlin’s techno scene shows its feminine side

Germany fails to close gender wage gap
Germany

Germany fails to close gender wage gap

Government to meet with DAX firms over women execs
Germany

Government to meet with DAX firms over women execs

Daimler hires first woman board member
Germany

Daimler hires first woman board member

DAX companies oppose gender quota
Germany

DAX companies oppose gender quota

Merkel slams dearth of female executives
Germany

Merkel slams dearth of female executives

Künast calls inequality in top jobs unconstitutional
Germany

Künast calls inequality in top jobs unconstitutional

Majority thinks quota needed for women execs
Germany

Majority thinks quota needed for women execs

Schröder for gradual quota for women execs
Germany

Schröder for gradual quota for women execs

Merkel rules out quota for women execs
Germany

Merkel rules out quota for women execs

Egyptian protests trip up Miss Germany pageant preparations
Germany

Egyptian protests trip up Miss Germany pageant preparations

Ministers at odds over jobs quota for women
Germany

Ministers at odds over jobs quota for women

Women and immigrants must fill labour shortage, study says
Germany

Women and immigrants must fill labour shortage, study says

Women have strengthened army, says military association
Germany

Women have strengthened army, says military association

MRI scans live birth
Germany

MRI scans live birth

Germany battles rising tide of sex trafficking
Germany

Germany battles rising tide of sex trafficking

Roller derby warriors skate to glory
Germany

Roller derby warriors skate to glory

Women’s equality stronger in former east, study finds
Germany

Women’s equality stronger in former east, study finds

Family Minister Schröder locked in blazing feminism row
Germany

Family Minister Schröder locked in blazing feminism row

Bayer develops ‘vaginal atrophy’ drug
Germany

Bayer develops ‘vaginal atrophy’ drug

Filmmaker to post archive of Holocaust survivor interviews online
Germany

Filmmaker to post archive of Holocaust survivor interviews online

Women believe men deserve higher pay, study finds
Germany

Women believe men deserve higher pay, study finds

Erotic magazine for women hits German newsstands
Germany

Erotic magazine for women hits German newsstands

Family strife blamed for high suicide rate among Turkish women
Germany

Family strife blamed for high suicide rate among Turkish women

Cracking the corporate glass ceiling
Germany

Cracking the corporate glass ceiling

Deutsche Telekom introduces quota for women executives
Germany

Deutsche Telekom introduces quota for women executives

Women still rare in German boardrooms
Germany

Women still rare in German boardrooms

German women to get TV channel of their own
Germany

German women to get TV channel of their own

Mother of eight jailed for smothering baby boy in cellar
Germany

Mother of eight jailed for smothering baby boy in cellar

Protestants pick first woman to lead church
Germany

Protestants pick first woman to lead church

German officials back ‘morning-after’ pill without prescription
Germany

German officials back ‘morning-after’ pill without prescription

Women working part-time jobs up 16 percent in last decade
Germany

Women working part-time jobs up 16 percent in last decade

Claudia Schiffer exits the catwalk
Germany

Claudia Schiffer exits the catwalk

Fashion magazine ‘Brigitte’ goes model-free
Germany

Fashion magazine ‘Brigitte’ goes model-free

Research exposes breadth of Germany’s executive gender gap
Germany

Research exposes breadth of Germany’s executive gender gap

Germany crush England to win women’s Euro title
Germany

Germany crush England to win women’s Euro title

Germany set to face England in historic women’s Euro 2009 final
Germany

Germany set to face England in historic women’s Euro 2009 final

Merkel demands equal pay for women
Germany

Merkel demands equal pay for women

Blind women training to detect breast cancer
Germany

Blind women training to detect breast cancer

Eastern women surviving the crisis best
Germany

Eastern women surviving the crisis best

Premium for old cars revs up women drivers
Germany

Premium for old cars revs up women drivers

German mothers with full-time work most gratified
Germany

German mothers with full-time work most gratified

Berlin tightens rules on late-term abortions
Germany

Berlin tightens rules on late-term abortions

Eastern German women considered ‘less ditzy’
Germany

Eastern German women considered ‘less ditzy’

Brother admits to ‘honour killing’ of sister for secret abortion
Germany

Brother admits to ‘honour killing’ of sister for secret abortion

German woman running for Indonesian parliament
Germany

German woman running for Indonesian parliament

Women stage wage-gap protests nationwide
Germany

Women stage wage-gap protests nationwide

Klum says she’s not too fat
Germany

Klum says she’s not too fat

Cheerleaders gather in Bremen for national championship
Germany

Cheerleaders gather in Bremen for national championship

Study says ban on headscarves violates human rights
Germany

Study says ban on headscarves violates human rights

German gender wage gap above EU average
Germany

German gender wage gap above EU average

Germans look for love on the ‘Flirt Express’ speed dating train
Germany

Germans look for love on the ‘Flirt Express’ speed dating train

Karlsruhe student crowned ‘Miss Germany 2009’
Germany

Karlsruhe student crowned ‘Miss Germany 2009’

German men are more romantic than their lady friends
Germany

German men are more romantic than their lady friends

Census shows 13 percent of women go childless
Germany

Census shows 13 percent of women go childless

Court rules big breasts not a health problem for insurance
Germany

Court rules big breasts not a health problem for insurance

Germany wants warning labels for pregnant women on beer
Germany

Germany wants warning labels for pregnant women on beer

Doctors blast bar boob battle
Germany

Doctors blast bar boob battle

Physical and sexual abuse affects 40 percent of women
Germany

Physical and sexual abuse affects 40 percent of women

Baby hatches have not reduced infant killings
Germany

Baby hatches have not reduced infant killings

German Nobel winner criticizes big pharma
Germany

German Nobel winner criticizes big pharma

German awarded Nobel Medicine Prize for cancer virus work
Germany

German awarded Nobel Medicine Prize for cancer virus work

‘Alternative Nobel Prize’ goes to German gynaecologist
Germany

‘Alternative Nobel Prize’ goes to German gynaecologist

Elderly German divorcées protest east-west benefit gap
Germany

Elderly German divorcées protest east-west benefit gap

Pimp charged €210,000 for beating his whores
Germany

Pimp charged €210,000 for beating his whores

More than half of pregnant German women drink alcohol
Germany

More than half of pregnant German women drink alcohol

German women still earn less than men
Germany

German women still earn less than men

Brits eye German police safer bra initiative
Germany

Brits eye German police safer bra initiative

German policewomen get special safety bras
Germany

German policewomen get special safety bras

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Germany

Glass ceiling means diplomacy is still a man’s world

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Sweden

Sick joke: breast cancer email is nonsense

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Sweden

1,000 breast cancer errors a year

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Sweden

Feminists crash May Day parties

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Sweden

Sick of work

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Sweden

Cheap women

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Sweden

The great equality debate – whither Swedish women?

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Sweden

Stockholm breathes deeply

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Sweden

Schyman cagey on feminist party

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Sweden

Social Democrats want female leader

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Sweden

Women join the elk hunt

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Sweden

Swedish girls: the new sex tourists

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Sweden

“Women get worse healthcare than men”

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Sweden

Swedish mothers older than ever

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Sweden

Female teachers lacking access to computers

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Sweden

New minister proposes ‘period pain days’

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Sweden

Swedish newspaper to name woman abusers

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Sweden

Former party leader on gay fashion rampage

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Sweden

10% of men “depressed during pregnancy”

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Sweden

Equality minister attacks US abortion policy

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Sweden

Men on top in Swedish business

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Sweden

Women missing out on health improvements

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Sweden

Women “not saving enough”

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Sweden

Swedish women receive “second rate” cardiac care

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Sweden

Breast cancer drug “can stimulate tumour growth”

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Sweden

“Overtime mammographies” lucrative for doctors

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Sweden

Sweden “should offer abortions to foreigners”

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Sweden

Strokes strike stressed Swedish women

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Sweden

Swedish transport bosses ban boobs

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Sweden

Cancer vaccine for women next year

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Sweden

Booze makes thin women snore more – study

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Sweden

New law to protect Swedish women

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Sweden

Swedish women turn to moose hunting

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Sweden

“Beautiful women” captured by Swedish passport control

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Sweden

Swedish women opening more new firms

Viking women had sexy style
Sweden

Viking women had sexy style

Reflecting on gender equity on the 6.37am bus
Sweden

Reflecting on gender equity on the 6.37am bus

Where did all the women go?
Sweden

Where did all the women go?

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Sweden

Sweden ‘must pick woman’ for Euro 2008

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Sweden

Equal treatment eludes female PhDs

Bed maker denounced for ‘objectifying women’
Sweden

Bed maker denounced for ‘objectifying women’

‘Permit insemination for single women’
Sweden

‘Permit insemination for single women’

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Sweden

Ericsson ordered to raise women’s salaries

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Sweden

Women in Swedish politics still fight for visibility

Elks and blondes shape Sweden’s image abroad
Sweden

Elks and blondes shape Sweden’s image abroad

Three Swedes among world’s most powerful businesswomen
Sweden

Three Swedes among world’s most powerful businesswomen

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Sweden

Swedish women committing more violent crimes

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Sweden

Women plagued by harassment in Swedish workplaces

More Swedish women want to be cops
Sweden

More Swedish women want to be cops

Swedish researchers link contraceptive pill to asthma
Sweden

Swedish researchers link contraceptive pill to asthma

AMF Pension CEO named Sweden’s top businesswoman
Sweden

AMF Pension CEO named Sweden’s top businesswoman

Alcohol abuse on the rise for Swedish women
Sweden

Alcohol abuse on the rise for Swedish women

‘Drinking while pregnant harms the child’: study
Sweden

‘Drinking while pregnant harms the child’: study

‘Flammable’ bras hold back Swedish female conscripts
Sweden

‘Flammable’ bras hold back Swedish female conscripts

Chinese media tempted by fantasy of women-only Swedish town
Sweden

Chinese media tempted by fantasy of women-only Swedish town

Women awarded damages for nightclub make-out session
Sweden

Women awarded damages for nightclub make-out session

Markets absorbed by probiotic Swedish tampons
Sweden

Markets absorbed by probiotic Swedish tampons

Women twice as likely to get whiplash: study
Sweden

Women twice as likely to get whiplash: study

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Sweden

Job agency accepts ‘Muslim handshake’ fine

US immigrant sent on Swedish bank run-around
Sweden

US immigrant sent on Swedish bank run-around

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Sweden

Hotel fined for guest slur at discrimination seminar

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Sweden

State-owned companies jump in value

High cocoa content gives Swedish hearts the edge
Sweden

High cocoa content gives Swedish hearts the edge

Study: more women lead Swedish companies
Sweden

Study: more women lead Swedish companies

TeliaSonera executive named Sweden’s top businesswoman
Sweden

TeliaSonera executive named Sweden’s top businesswoman

‘Gender quotas would benefit Sweden’s corporate boards’
Sweden

‘Gender quotas would benefit Sweden’s corporate boards’

Sweden slams on-court skirt demand
Sweden

Sweden slams on-court skirt demand

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Sweden

Climate change muddles Swedish abortion debate

Facebook gives kissing women film ad the boot
Sweden

Facebook gives kissing women film ad the boot

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