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First menstrual cup to be legally available in Taiwan
Many women swear by menstrual cups, but in Taiwan, strict laws mean they cannot be sold. As the BBC's Grace Tsoi explains, that might be about to change thanks to a crowdfunding campaign.
Mass rally demands marriage equality
Taiwan, US unveil APEC women’s economic empowerment plan
Activists Denounce Sex Education Critics
Girls head human rights event
In 2011, the UN declared Oct. 11 International Day of the Girl Child. Since 2013, Taiwan has observed the day with events focused on issues facing Asian girls
Female breadwinner numbers hit record high in Taiwan
National Taiwan University fined for violating gender equality law
It is the first time that any school in Taiwan has been penalised for problematic test questions.
Chang Shu-mei:Empowering Female Entrepreneurs
Marriages between older women, younger men hit 10-year high
Taiwan demands compensation for ‘comfort women’
Firing pregnant migrant workers illegal: ministry
Taipei city councilors call for more diaper stations
Only 9 percent of Taipei’s 15,080 public restrooms have diaper stations, with the ratio even lower for male restrooms, a councilor said
Lovers’ Day popsicles promote LGBT inclusiveness
NGOs cooperate to improve breast cancer prevention
US urges Taiwan to act on trafficking
Taiwanese officials treat many cases involving trafficking as lesser crimes and sentenced traffickers to lenient penalties, a US Department of State report said
Turning a blind eye to gender inequality
Fines for violating gender equality act
IN TAIPEI:One firm fired a woman on maternity leave, one had no policies against sexual harassment and one did not say why it did not hire a transgender person
Gender selection caused rise in sex ratio: official
Fertility Society president Yang Tsai-hsing said men outnumbering women is not a problem, citing China as not having any issues due to an excess of men
Taiwan, the place to be a woman in politics
On Friday, Tsai Ing-wen became Taiwan's first female president.
Women six times more at risk of lung cancer: study
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