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March 8, 2013
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International Women’s Day 2013: East Asia and Pacific

This video blog post originally appeared on the UNICEF East Asia and Pacific Blog site on 7 March 2013. International Women’s Day is celebrated on 8 March 2013. This year’s theme is ‘action to end violence against women’. UNICEF’s gender specialist for …View More  > 

March 8, 2013
Getting at the Everyday Reality of Violence in Girls’ Lives

On International Women’s Day: How Do We Get Girls in School Safely? By Nora Fyles Earlier this year, I read an interview with a secondary school girl about her experiences commuting to school in rural Uganda. Her message has stayed …View More  > 

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