High decorated ceremony organized by the organization of the Somali women known as COGWO that focused on the role of
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In 2012 the Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review (UPR) working group reviewed the following states:
In 2012 the Committee on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women met for the following sessions:
For January, in which South Africa has the Security Council presidency, the January MAP provides recommendations on c