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Thousands Mark International Women’s Day in Cameroon

YAOUNDE – On the occasion of International Women’s Day (March 8), more than 20,000 Cameroon women from rural and urban areas have assembled in the central African state’s capital Yaounde to press for their rights to education and decision making while …

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Posted in Government Politics

Women Represent One-Quarter of the World’s Parliamentarians

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The number of female parliamentarians in the world has more than doubled since the groundbreaking U.N. Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, 25 years ago, the Inter-Parliamentary Union said Friday. Part of the reason may be…

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