Pope appoints French woman to senior synod post

Pope appoints French woman to senior synod post

Pope Francis has broken with Catholic tradition to appoint a woman as an undersecretary of the synod of bishops, the first to hold the post with voting rights in a body that studies major questions of doctrine.

‘Design a fairer country’: How post-Covid reforms could help close Italy’s gender gap

‘Design a fairer country’: How post-Covid reforms could help close Italy’s gender gap

Italy plans ‘housewife bonus’ to get more women into work

Italy plans ‘housewife bonus’ to get more women into work

‘Hands off women’: Anger in Italy over Salvini’s comments on abortion

‘Hands off women’: Anger in Italy over Salvini’s comments on abortion

Vatican gets its first women’s football team

Vatican gets its first women’s football team

League Womens’ Day leaflet: womens’ ‘natural role is supporting the family’

League Womens’ Day leaflet: womens’ ‘natural role is supporting the family’

Meet three of Rome’s wildest women

Meet three of Rome’s wildest women

Why are there so few women in Italy’s most powerful jobs?

Why are there so few women in Italy’s most powerful jobs?

Verona defies Italy’s abortion law and declares itself a ‘pro-life city’

Verona defies Italy’s abortion law and declares itself a ‘pro-life city’

Artemisia Gentileschi, an Italian Baroque heroine for our time

Artemisia Gentileschi, an Italian Baroque heroine for our time

12 statistics that show the state of gender equality in Italy

12 statistics that show the state of gender equality in Italy

Here’s how Italy is marking International Women’s Day

Here’s how Italy is marking International Women’s Day

How women weeding Italy’s rice fields took on fascism and became heroines of the left

How women weeding Italy’s rice fields took on fascism and became heroines of the left

Could this close the gender gap in the workforce?
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Could this close the gender gap in the workforce?

Italian women score World Cup triple in alpine skiing

Italian women score World Cup triple in alpine skiing

How the Juventus women’s team is shaking up Italian football

How the Juventus women’s team is shaking up Italian football

Italian police get new guidelines to help tackle violence against women

Italian police get new guidelines to help tackle violence against women

At least 114 women were murdered in Italy this year

At least 114 women were murdered in Italy this year

Italy begins autopsies of 26 drowned migrant girls

Italy begins autopsies of 26 drowned migrant girls

Italy’s gender gap is getting a whole lot worse

Italy’s gender gap is getting a whole lot worse

How an economic miracle transformed love and marriage in post-war Italy

How an economic miracle transformed love and marriage in post-war Italy

Italian acid attack victim shares defiant selfie showing her scars

Italian acid attack victim shares defiant selfie showing her scars

For the first time, Italians will be able to get abortion pills in clinics

For the first time, Italians will be able to get abortion pills in clinics

Over 8 million women suffer psychological abuse in Italy

Over 8 million women suffer psychological abuse in Italy

Italy is one of the worst countries for expat working women: survey

Italy is one of the worst countries for expat working women: survey

‘The atmosphere was joyous’: One woman’s experience of Italy’s Women’s Strike

‘The atmosphere was joyous’: One woman’s experience of Italy’s Women’s Strike

ANALYSIS: ‘Violence against women conditions every aspect of our lives’

ANALYSIS: ‘Violence against women conditions every aspect of our lives’

Six inspiring Italian women who changed the world

Six inspiring Italian women who changed the world

Women across Italy are on strike today – here’s why

Women across Italy are on strike today – here’s why

Women will get free entry to Italy’s museums on International Women’s Day

Women will get free entry to Italy’s museums on International Women’s Day

Why women need to keep marching in Italy

Why women need to keep marching in Italy

Why women will march in Rome on Saturday

Why women will march in Rome on Saturday

Pope criticizes women who have abortions ‘to save their looks’

Pope criticizes women who have abortions ‘to save their looks’

Pope: Give women, lay people top Vatican jobs

Pope: Give women, lay people top Vatican jobs

116 women have been murdered in Italy this year. How can Italy tackle gendered violence?

116 women have been murdered in Italy this year. How can Italy tackle gendered violence?

Networking in Italy: More than just aperitivo

Networking in Italy: More than just aperitivo

Sardinia bans ‘sexist language’ from official communication

Sardinia bans ‘sexist language’ from official communication

Papal commission to consider female deacons in Church

Papal commission to consider female deacons in Church

Why Italy must change after young woman’s brutal murder

Why Italy must change after young woman’s brutal murder

Italy’s ‘small, silent protest’ against femicide

Italy’s ‘small, silent protest’ against femicide

Foreign, female and a self-made success in arduous Italy

Foreign, female and a self-made success in arduous Italy

Why Italy’s facing a birth rate apocalypse

Why Italy’s facing a birth rate apocalypse

Italian footballer banned over sexist insults on Facebook

Italian footballer banned over sexist insults on Facebook

It’s curtains for police’s ‘porn’ blinds as locals spot gaffe

It’s curtains for police’s ‘porn’ blinds as locals spot gaffe

Anger as Italy fines women up to €10k for secret abortions

Anger as Italy fines women up to €10k for secret abortions

Italy swoops on powerful women-run Mafia clan

Italy swoops on powerful women-run Mafia clan

Italy party pushes to cut ‘tampon tax’

Italy party pushes to cut ‘tampon tax’

Rome HIV man ‘infected 29 women’

Rome HIV man ‘infected 29 women’

Rome HIV man arrested for infecting lovers

Rome HIV man arrested for infecting lovers

Pirelli 2016 calendar opts for brains over beauty

Pirelli 2016 calendar opts for brains over beauty

Wife killed as Italy tries to fight domestic abuse

Wife killed as Italy tries to fight domestic abuse

The women shaking up Italy’s startup world

The women shaking up Italy’s startup world

Flashmob in Italian jail pays tribute to Pope

Flashmob in Italian jail pays tribute to Pope

Two Italian women reach semi-finals at US Open

Two Italian women reach semi-finals at US Open

World first as woman wins pizza contest

World first as woman wins pizza contest

Italian football chief sacked for ‘lesbian’ slur

Italian football chief sacked for ‘lesbian’ slur

Women’s final scrapped over ‘lesbian’ slur

Women’s final scrapped over ‘lesbian’ slur

Furore over Italy football chief’s lesbian slur

Furore over Italy football chief’s lesbian slur

Italy’s C-section rate among Europe’s highest

Italy’s C-section rate among Europe’s highest

Freed Italian aid workers arrive in Rome

Freed Italian aid workers arrive in Rome

Italian aid workers held in Syria freed

Italian aid workers held in Syria freed

Abortion rate higher among foreigners in Italy

Abortion rate higher among foreigners in Italy

2013 ‘black year’ for female murders in Italy

2013 ‘black year’ for female murders in Italy

Abortion remains a crime in San Marino

Abortion remains a crime in San Marino

Abusive fake magician dupes ‘possessed’ family

Abusive fake magician dupes ‘possessed’ family

Italy’s ‘determined’ women boost business

Italy’s ‘determined’ women boost business

Italian women kidnapped in Syria: report

Italian women kidnapped in Syria: report

Women who eat apples have better sex

Women who eat apples have better sex

Italy rejects quotas for women politicians

Italy rejects quotas for women politicians

Italian women take on the mafia

Italian women take on the mafia

Italian women work harder than men – OECD

Italian women work harder than men – OECD

More Italian women drink beer than the Irish

More Italian women drink beer than the Irish

Man ‘tortures’ ex for Facebook password

Man ‘tortures’ ex for Facebook password

Italian schoolboys taught not to kill women

Italian schoolboys taught not to kill women

‘Violence against women is a cultural problem’

‘Violence against women is a cultural problem’

Italy cracks down on violence against women

Italy cracks down on violence against women

Mother of two crowned Italy’s Miss Mamma

Mother of two crowned Italy’s Miss Mamma

Treaty to combat ‘vile’ attacks on women

Treaty to combat ‘vile’ attacks on women

Italy appoints advisor on issue of gender violence

Italy appoints advisor on issue of gender violence