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    24 Fierce Acts Of Feminism You Probably Didn't Hear About In 2014

    Adding to this list of 18 badass women in 2014 - here are some examples of majority world feminism.

    1. Colonel Jameela Bayaz became Afghanistan's first female police chief

    2. Women from South Sudan are fighting for inclusion in peace-building talks

    3. Catherine Samba-Panza became the interim President of Central African Republic

    4. Somayya Jabarti became first female editor in chief of a daily newspaper in Saudi Arabia

    5. Rwandan women are fighting for equality - and winning.

    6. Egyptian rapper Mayam Mahmoud won the Index Freedom of Expression award for her work for women's rights

    7. Afghan women continue to express themselves through poetry, despite writing being forbidden to many

    8. Women in Guatemala are fighting against gender-based violence

    9. Ashol-Pan, a 13-year-old living in Mongolia,may be the world's only girl golden eagle hunter

    10. Women in Bangladesh are fighting against all the odds to become financially independent "joyeeta"

    11. Nigerian writer NoViolet Bulawayo won the Etisalat prize for Literature - and gave it to the runner up, Yewande Omotoso

    12. Berivan Kilic went from child bride to the first woman to hold an elected office in the district's local government.

    13. Turkish women started a "'Close Your Legs" campaign against men taking up too much space on public transport

    14. Amina Kato Chiroma produces a radio show in Nigeria to share information on pregnancy and childbirth

    15. Transgender women in Malaysia challenged a law denying gender rights - and won

    16. Wiam Simav Bedirxan filmed horrifying footage of the siege of Homs, made it into a film and received a standing ovation at Cannes

    17. Khadija is challenging gender stereotypes in Bangladesh by becoming a motorcycle repair woman

    18. For the first time in history, Burundian women have taken up playing traditional drums

    19. Ishita Malaviya, India's first professional female surfer, set up a surf school

    20. These survivors of acid attacks in India became the face of a new clothing range

    21. Kurdistan’s female fighters are taking on ISIS

    22. India's Mars mission was a success, and check out who was in the control room

    23. A group of HIV-positive women in Kenya have taken legal action against the government, saying they were sterilised without consent

    24. A 10 year old Afghan girl has won a landmark case after being raped by a mullah inside his mosque