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8 REASONS WHY WE NEED GENDER EQUALITY AND JUSTICE NOW

Author: Saroj Kumar Pattnaik
Posted on: Tuesday 8th Mar 2016
8 REASONS WHY WE NEED GENDER EQUALITY AND JUSTICE NOW Photo: ActionAid Comms Team

On the 8th of March, women around the world, rich and poor, come together to reassert their right to an equal and level-playing field. This is #InternationalWomensDay.

World over, whichever country we refer to, the situation of women and girls are similar and often tied to tales of discrimination of varying kinds.

In India, as part of #ActEqual campaign, ActionAid has prepared 8 interesting factoids that tell us why we need gender equality and gender justice now. Read on.

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