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Sept. 20, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-2

"An anti-government protester challenges riot police blocking a women march against repression in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday, May 6, 2017. Thousands of women wearing white and carrying flowers marched to ask for a stop of repression and to pay tribute to those who were killed in weeks of demonstrations calling on President Nicolas Maduro to step down"(para 1)."CARACAS, Venezuela -- Women banged on pans and some stripped off their white shirts Saturday as they protested Venezuela's socialist government in an event the opposition billed as a 'women's march against repression.' As they marched, local media carried a video showing people toppling a statue of the late President Hugo Chavez the day ...more
Sept. 20, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1, EWCMS-LAW-4

The riot police pictured in this photograph seem to be mostly all women (ENB-Coder Comment)
Sept. 19, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: WAM-DATA-2

"The shortage of traditional contraceptive methods like condoms has also fueled the rise in sterilization.Damarys Ramos, a gynecologist who works in Caracas, said Venezuelans often are limited to whatever contraception is available in stores or markets at the moment. More often than not, birth control can be found only on the black market — and at very high prices. Venezuelan women are hashtagging 'contraceptive method' on Instagram to find the illegal sellers and buy the products, explained Ramos. Abache, the PLAFAM director, said some black-market vendors are selling fake contraceptive methods"(para 8-9)
Sept. 19, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: NGOFW-DATA-1

"A study by PLAFAM, the biggest family planning clinic in the country, estimates that about 23 percent more Venezuelan women are being sterilized today as compared to four years ago, said the clinic’s director, Enrique Abache. 'The financial crisis is one of the main causes for this,' he explained"(para 3)."Abache, the PLAFAM director, said some black-market vendors are selling fake contraceptive methods"(para 9)."Sterilization can be expensive, running around $1,500, an exorbitant price for the average Venezuelan. Many women participate in 'sterilization days,' during which they can get free or reduced-rate operations under a program run by the government and nonprofit groups. The program has become increasingly popular, with slots booked ...more
Sept. 19, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: MULV-PRACTICE-1

"CARACAS, Venezuela — In crisis-hit Venezuela, where raising a family is an increasingly grueling and expensive task, a growing number of young women are choosing to be sterilized.With inflation spiraling out of control, food and medicine supplies dwindling and violent crimes on the rise, women as young as 27 are seeking out surgeons to avoid unwanted pregnancies. A study by PLAFAM, the biggest family planning clinic in the country, estimates that about 23 percent more Venezuelan women are being sterilized today as compared to four years ago, said the clinic’s director, Enrique Abache. 'The financial crisis is one of the main causes for this,' he explained"(para 1-3)."'It wasn’t a hard ...more
Sept. 19, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"CARACAS, Venezuela — In crisis-hit Venezuela, where raising a family is an increasingly grueling and expensive task, a growing number of young women are choosing to be sterilized.With inflation spiraling out of control, food and medicine supplies dwindling and violent crimes on the rise, women as young as 27 are seeking out surgeons to avoid unwanted pregnancies. A study by PLAFAM, the biggest family planning clinic in the country, estimates that about 23 percent more Venezuelan women are being sterilized today as compared to four years ago, said the clinic’s director, Enrique Abache. 'The financial crisis is one of the main causes for this,' he explained"(para 1-3)."'It wasn’t a hard ...more
Sept. 19, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-2

"The 31-year-old opted to be sterilized in November, as soon as she gave birth to her second daughter. 'It’s so difficult to find contraceptive methods and the [baby’s] basic needs are hard to fill,' she explained"(para 6)."The shortage of traditional contraceptive methods like condoms has also fueled the rise in sterilization.Damarys Ramos, a gynecologist who works in Caracas, said Venezuelans often are limited to whatever contraception is available in stores or markets at the moment. More often than not, birth control can be found only on the black market — and at very high prices. Venezuelan women are hashtagging 'contraceptive method' on Instagram to find the illegal sellers and buy ...more
Sept. 19, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"CARACAS, Venezuela — In crisis-hit Venezuela, where raising a family is an increasingly grueling and expensive task, a growing number of young women are choosing to be sterilized.With inflation spiraling out of control, food and medicine supplies dwindling and violent crimes on the rise, women as young as 27 are seeking out surgeons to avoid unwanted pregnancies. A study by PLAFAM, the biggest family planning clinic in the country, estimates that about 23 percent more Venezuelan women are being sterilized today as compared to four years ago, said the clinic’s director, Enrique Abache. 'The financial crisis is one of the main causes for this,' he explained"(para 1-3)."'It wasn’t a hard ...more
Sept. 19, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"With inflation spiraling out of control, food and medicine supplies dwindling and violent crimes on the rise, women as young as 27 are seeking out surgeons to avoid unwanted pregnancies. A study by PLAFAM, the biggest family planning clinic in the country, estimates that about 23 percent more Venezuelan women are being sterilized today as compared to four years ago, said the clinic’s director, Enrique Abache. 'The financial crisis is one of the main causes for this,' he explained"(para 2-3)."'It wasn’t a hard decision to make,' said a recently sterilized mother of two, who spoke on condition of anonymity because of the personal nature of the topic. 'It was the ...more
Sept. 19, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

"The 31-year-old opted to be sterilized in November, as soon as she gave birth to her second daughter. 'It’s so difficult to find contraceptive methods and the [baby’s] basic needs are hard to fill,' she explained.In a country where government-subsidized products are the most affordable but the least available, mothers often spend whole days searching for milk powder or diapers. Those who can’t find them are simply forced to go without or turn to the black market, where these products are often readily available at inflated prices"(para 6-7)
Sept. 19, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"Years of government mismanagement have fueled what is now a full-blown humanitarian crisis in a country where infant mortality has almost doubled in recent years"(para 4)
Sept. 19, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: MABFC-DATA-1

"With inflation spiraling out of control, food and medicine supplies dwindling and violent crimes on the rise, women as young as 27 are seeking out surgeons to avoid unwanted pregnancies"(para 2). Rather than being indicative of a mother's age at the birth of the first child, it may indicate the mother's age when she stops having children (ENB-Coder Comment)
Sept. 1, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: LO-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: MARR-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: ATC-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: ATC-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: CONST-SCALE-1

0.0