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"How are women around the world finding their own voice.... between ingrained traditions and pop culture stereotypes"
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Women's rights across the globe

Women's rights across the globe | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it

Which countries have laws preventing violence? Which legislate for gender equality? And which countries allow abortion? Using World Bank and UN data we offer a snapshot of women's rights across the globe

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In Rape’s Aftermath, India Debates Violence Against Women

In Rape’s Aftermath, India Debates Violence Against Women | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
While a horrific gang rape in New Delhi has drawn attention to a violent epidemic, rape is just one facet of a broad range of violence that leads to the deaths of almost two million women a year.
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The Unspeakable Truth About Rape in India

The Unspeakable Truth About Rape in India | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
The volume of protests in the case of a gang-rape victim in Delhi show that change is possible.
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Agnès Poirier K's comment, January 4, 2013 4:19 AM
"Change is possible, but the police must document reports of rape and sexual assault, and investigations and court cases have to be fast-tracked and not left to linger for years"
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Le gang des saris roses : des femmes répondent à la violence....

Le gang des saris roses : des femmes répondent à la violence.... | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
En 2006, Sampat Pal Devi, une femme de 47 ans, décide de créer un groupe d'auto-défense des femmes dans les villages du Bundelkand, en Uttar Pradesh. La raison? Trop de violence à...
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