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  1. Article: Through education, youth act to prevent violence against women
    Girls & Women

    Through education, youth act to prevent violence against women

    Nov. 25, 2015 |UN Women

    Meet over 10 women empowering future generations to end violence against women. Read more

  2. Article: UN Women is helping those most at risk in Nepal
    Girls & Women

    UN Women is helping those most at risk in Nepal

    By Scarlett Curtis| May 8, 2015 |UN Women

    3.2 million women and children are currently at risk in Nepal. Read more

  3. Article: Women’s health is everyone’s health
    Girls & Women

    Women’s health is everyone’s health

    April 15, 2015 |UN Women

    The famous words “women’s rights are human rights,” are more than just great rhetoric. Read more

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