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About Susan Tolmay

Susan Tolmay is a South African women's rights activist working on issues including women in politics, media and gender based violence. She is the Women's Rights Information Manager at AWID.

 

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Francesc Badia i Dalmases is Editor and Director of democraciaAbierta.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

CSW: resisting the backlash against women's human rights

Women's rights activists spent two hard weeks at the Commission on the Status of Women pushing back against fundamentalist opposition and the attempt to roll back women's human rights. Susan Tolmay reports on the battles which resulted in the advancement of women's rights in this year's Agreed Conclusions.

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