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Can Switzerland learn from Rwanda on gender equality?
Fri, 5 Apr 2019 09:00:00 GMT

Rwanda is ranked sixth in the world by WEF in addressing the gender gap, and Switzerland is 20th. When you remind Rwanda’s Chief Gender Monitor Rose Rwabuhihi of that fact, the first thing she does is let out a hearty laugh. But then she explains: many laws reformed after the genocide 25 years...

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Court decision sparks party debate on same-sex marriage
Sun, 14 Apr 2019 10:30:00 GMT

Many Christian Democrat politicians are no longer behind their party’s 2016 initiative on tax breaks for married couples because they see it as discriminatory towards gay couples, according to the Sonntagszeitung newspaper. The paper says this week’s historic court decision annulling the...