Women of the world unite for rights

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Women of the world unite for rights

A global forum of women's rights was held in Istanbul on April 19th-24th. Activists from Egypt, Tunisia, Syria, Morocco, Libya and other countries in the Middle East and North Africa spoke on the forum about their ongoing battles to enshrine women’s rights into new constitutions and increase female participation in new political systems – while often facing renewed challenges to their personal freedoms. 

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