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Monday 5 December

RNZ Programme replacement.

Tuesday 6 December - Jobs for the Girl #2 of 2

In the second part of "Jobs for the Girls" Divya Arya meets the women from rural parts of India who are bucking the trend and working in jobs traditionally done by men.

Wednesday 7 December

RNZ Programme replacement #7 of 8 My Heels Are Killing Me

Thursday 8 December - The Taboo of Feminism

The BBC’s Katy Watson travels to Los Angeles and asks why feminism is still regarded by many as a word to avoid. Despite an ongoing gender pay gap, and a lack of female business-leaders, why does the word continue to raise an eyebrow? Is the new and more palatable word - "empowerment" - something that focuses more on individual achievements rather than a collective movement for equal rights? Why is empowerment proving to be a great marketing tool, but feminism is not?