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You may have been disappointed to hear that CSW 56 concluded without agreed conclusions. This is what Michelle Bachelet, UN Women Executive Director, had to say about this.

http://www.unwomen.org/2012/03/impasse-at-commission-on-status-of-women-deeply-regrettable/

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  • Angling for gender equality in the seafood industry
    While women are estimated to make up nearly half of all people in the fisheries sector, their work often goes unrecognized and underpaid, their access to opportunities and resources remains limited and their representation in positions of leadership trails far behind other industries.
    FAO
  • Violence against women and girls 'shames every society,' UN anti-crime chief warns
    Voicing concern over the continued killing of women and girls, the United Nations anti-crime chief today issued a strong call to end such acts, as well as to unravel the gender at the heart of the "dreadful daily experiences of violence" that blight so many of their lives.
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