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Women's Safety Is a Global Social Issue, Say Activists

World  (tags: humanrights, violence, world, India, women's rights )

- 1940 days ago -
Article republished in English with kind permission of the author, and translated by Fer Amaral, Gender Researcher for Safe World for Women The Story that Shocked the World The death of a 23 year-old Indian student, victim of a sexual attack

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alicia m (97)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 3:36 am
noted, gracias

penny C (83)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 9:28 am
Thanks Rose.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 9:17 pm
Yes it is up to us all cheers Rose

Vivien Green (153)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 7:56 am
Yes womens safey is very much a global issue.
Please see "UN Women Worldwide Headquartered at the United Nations in New York, UN Women promotes women’s empowerment, rights and gender equality globally, as well as within and among individual countries through a network of sub-regional, country and liaison offices".

Robert O (12)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 11:08 pm
Thanks Rose.

Giana Peranio-paz (398)
Monday February 25, 2013, 1:06 am
Noted. Thanks Rose. It has always been a global issue, where there are violent, insecure men, that's where we are at peril...

Jaime Alves (52)
Monday February 25, 2013, 2:47 am

jan b (5)
Monday February 25, 2013, 4:22 am
I don't know as anyone has found out the root of the problem. What makes little boys grow up to be abusers ? Did they learn it at home from their Dad, or are they just born with mean-spiritedness ? Possibly the cultures in foreign countries are to blame but in the USA there isn't a good excuse because our society doesn't make light of it any longer.

Past Member (0)
Monday February 25, 2013, 4:51 am
This is a basic human right

Ro H (0)
Monday February 25, 2013, 6:39 am

Yvonne F (181)
Saturday April 13, 2013, 9:29 am
So true!!! Thanks Rose

Yvonne F (181)
Saturday April 13, 2013, 9:30 am
Noted too?

Yvonne F (181)
Saturday April 13, 2013, 9:30 am
Noted now?

Yvonne F (181)
Saturday April 13, 2013, 9:30 am
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