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Prospects for gender equality and women's human rights

Our new editorial project Religion Gender Politics provides a forum for dialogue and debate about the impact on women's human rights of the global resurgence of religion in public life. Here are just some of the articles we have published previously on openDemocracy on these issues.
Jane Gabriel
19 April 2010
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Our new editorial project Religion Gender Politics provides a forum for dialogue and debate about the impact on women's human rights of the global resurgence of religion in public life. Here are just some of the articles we have published previously on openDemocracy on these issues.

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Rebecca Vincent Director of international campaigns, Reporters Without Borders (RSF)

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