Women's Rights Around the World

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Pre-move chores ahead of moving day

Moving home is a busy time, and with job after job being added to your ‘to-do’ list, it might seem like your big move is more trouble than it’s worth. There’s no doubting a move can be stressful, however it should also be a time of great excitement. Making sure you’re organised is the crucial […]

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Cultural quirks: Five things the expat needs to know about South Africa

If you’re planning to cross to the other side of the globe, and the popular destination of South Africa is your potential new home, then we realise you’re probably under a lot of stress. The last thing you need to be worrying about upon arrival are some of the cultural changes you’ll have to acclimatise […]

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Enjoying the summer expat lifestyle

When deciding to relocate abroad and take on the expat lifestyle, there are often many factors, and in many cases more rigid factors, such as a job and family take priority over the more ‘luxury’ reasons, such as cuisine, weather and local points of interest. If you’re considering the move however, and have free reign […]

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At Robinsons, we are extremely passionate about the people who live on our planet. We recently talked about global LGBT Freedom, and now we want to talk about something else we care deeply about: Women’s Rights.

There have many international advancements in the rights of women during the last few decades, but things have not always been this way, and in many places around the world there are still women who face daily struggles in their campaigns for their freedom. On Saturday 8th March 2014 the world will come together to celebrate International Women’s Day, a day set aside to celebrate the achievements of women and the struggles they have faced to gain the same freedoms as their male counterparts. As experts in moving people around the world, we thought we’d do a little research and put together a timeline on how things have changed for women all over the world.