MIL OSI Translation. Region: Spanish / Latin America / UN –
Source: United Nations – in Spanish 3
Headline: Differences in education and opportunities between girls and boys are still unacceptable
Almost 1 in 4 girls between the ages of 15 and 19 is neither employed nor studying or receiving training, compared to 1 in 10 boys of the same age. Girls suffer greater physical and sexual violence, and 60% of countries still discriminate against the rights of daughters to inherit land and property.
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