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Q&A Alonzo / Manchanda / Womens Rights / Asia


The Womens Regional Network Is Alarmed That The International Community May Be Trading Away Women's Rights In Peace Negotiations In Order To Appease Armed Groups Opposed To Gender Equality. The Group Dedicated To Strengthening Women's Rights To Ensure Peace And Security Of Women Living In The Conflict Zones Of Asia. Some Of The Members Had Meetings At The US Institute Of Peace , Capitol Hill, The NSC, Pentagon, USAID And The State Department. The Delegation Included Rita Manchanda, The Research Director Of South Asia Forum For Human Rights In India. She Explains To VOA's Frances Alonzo The Importance Of Keeping Women's Issues Should Be Front And Center In All Negotiations.

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