MIL OSI Translation. Region: France and French Territories –
Source: United Nations – in French
Headline: Covid-19 can reverse progress for gender equality if we don’t act immediately – António Guterres
At a high-level event to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the agreement reached at the Fourth World Conference on Women, held in Beijing, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres lamented that in the world “one in three women still experience some form of violence in her life and every year 12 million girls are married before the age of 18”.
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