Progress of the World's Women 2008/2009: Who answers to Women?

Tuesday, January 1, 2008
United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM)

he past decades have seen great advances in terms of commitments to women's rights, both nationally and globally. However, these are not always matched by actions on the ground. For too many women, poverty and violence are every day facts of life as they struggle to access equal rights with men in employment, family and property, as well as access the public resources and services.

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