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Hidden gay lives in fašade marriages
Hidden gay lives in fašade marriages
Lesbian women in China want to be as normal as possible. This involves being married to a man. If you’re not married in China there’s something wrong with you.
10.04.2014
Reproductive and sexual health and rights for all
Reproductive and sexual health and rights for all
"We have a moral obligation to respect the right of women to self-determination with regard to marriage and childbirth. This must continue to be our promise to the world’s women and girls," said Political adviser Ingrid Skjøtskift at the General debate on National Experiences in Population Matter in New York.
08.04.2014
Further fall in fertility
The fertility rate decreased somewhat in all age groups from 2012 to 2013, apart for women aged 40-44 years.
08.04.2014
Life expectancy is still increasing for both sexes
Life expectancy at birth increased for both sexes from 2012 to 2013. New born girls can expect to live for 83.6 years, while boys can expect to reach 79.7 years. Women are still living longer than men, but the gender gap is decreasing.
08.04.2014