Poland is second in the EU when it comes to the number of women in managerial positions, Eurostat, the EU’s statistics agency, reported on Friday.
Up to 71 percent of Polish women consider themselves financially independent while another 40 percent have their own savings, according to new research.
The number of women with pregnancy complications leaving Poland for an abortion has increased substantially following a near complete ban on abortion in the country.
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The leader of Women’s Strike, the organisation that has spearheaded mass abortion protests, has said that Poland faces a “nightmare moment” when a near-total ban on abortion “becomes a fact”.
Directed by award-winning conductor Marzena Diakun, the CD entitled ‘Polish Heroines of Music’ aims to create and popularise a new canon of Polish female composers’ works.
Seventy-four percent of Poles believe that women have an equal right to pursue professional careers, even if it may have a slight impact on their home and family responsibilities, a new Kantar poll shows.
The Women's Strike organisation ended its Sunday protest in Warsaw shortly after 3:00 p.m. The demonstration was one in a series of ongoing protests against a constitutional court ruling tightening abortion laws.
A Monday-introduced anti-violence act introduces new protection measures for victims of domestic violence, including the expulsion of perpetrators from common households. Perpetrators will also be issued restraining orders banning them from close contacts with victims.
Thousands of people took to the streets across Poland on Saturday to protest against plans to increase the country's abortion restrictions.