What is women?

Some articles on women:

Types of Interpersonal Violence - Sexual Violence
... surveys based on reports from victims estimate that between 0.3–11.5% of women reported experiencing sexual violence ... and develop policies that protect women address discrimination against women and promote gender equality and help to move the culture away from violence ...
35th Chess Olympiad
... Olympiad, organized by the Fédération Internationale des Échecs and comprising an open and women's tournament, took place between October 25 and November 11, 2002, in Bled, Slovenia ... There were 135 teams in the open event and 90 in the women's event ... played over four boards per round, whilst the women's was played over three ...
34th Chess Olympiad
... des Échecs and comprising an open and women's tournament, took place between October 28 and November 12, 2000, in Istanbul, Turkey ... There were 126 teams in the open event and 86 in the women's event ... was played over four boards per round, whilst the women's was played over three ...
34th Chess Olympiad - Overall Title
... awarded to the nation that has the best average rank in the open and women's divisions ... The trophy, named after the former women's world champion (1961–78), was created by FIDE in 1997 ... # Team Open division Women's division Average 1 Russia 2 ... Ukraine 4. 3½ 3 Georgia 4. ...
Polygyny - Women - AIDS/HIV
... Among the Logoli of Kenya, the fear of AIDS or becoming infected with the HIV virus has informed women’s decisions in entering polygynous marriages ... Women who are against polygynous marriages argued that polygyny places individuals at risk for contracting various sexually transmitted diseases including AIDS ...

Famous quotes containing the word women:

    Woman ... cannot be content with health and agility: she must make exorbitant efforts to appear something that never could exist without a diligent perversion of nature. Is it too much to ask that women be spared the daily struggle for superhuman beauty in order to offer it to the caresses of a subhumanly ugly mate?
    Germaine Greer (b. 1939)

    The child-rearing years are relatively short in our increased life span. It is hard for young women caught between diapers and formulas to believe, but there are years and years of freedom ahead. I regret my impatience to get on with my career. I wish I’d relaxed, allowed myself the luxury of watching the world through my little girl’s eyes.
    Eda Le Shan (20th century)

    Let’s face it, there are no plain women on television.
    Anna Ford (b. 1943)