International Community Must Do More To Fight Discrimination, Violence Among Women, Girls, U.N. Women Executive Director Says

Associated Press: U.N. official says fight for women’s equality is far from over
“The top U.N. gender equality official said Tuesday that more must be done to combat discrimination and violence against women and girls that she says persists in every part of the world. At the same time, U.N. Women’s Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka expressed cautious optimism ahead of next year’s 25th anniversary of the conference that adopted the only international platform to achieve women’s rights and empowerment…” (Niksic, 11/5).

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