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Despite Rhetoric, Women Still Sidelined in Development Funding

February 6, 2012


By Charundi Panagoda Women in Muslim-dominated Metiabruz district in eastern India look forward to better opportunities after their IT education. Credit:Ranjita Biswas/IPS WASHINGTON, Feb 6, 2012 (IPS) – As U.N. Deputy Secretary-General Asha-Rose Migiro once put it, “Women hold the keys to unlocking the barriers to sustainable development.” Women play essential roles in the global […]