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Liz Ford

Liz Ford

    Communities spurn women freed from Boko Haram
    Communities spurn women freed from Boko Haram
    Women and girls freed from Boko Haram face discrimination and rejection by their families and communities when they return home and need better...
    Gender equality key to the future
    Gender equality key to the future
    United Nations member states have agreed that gender equality and women's rights must be prioritised in future discussions on what should be...
    Mlambo-Ngcuka: Violence against women is an issue for us all
    Mlambo-Ngcuka: Violence against women is an issue for us all
    Violence against women is so endemic it is impossible to work on any issue relating to women without it being addressed, according to the head...
    War orphans on the run
    War orphans on the run
    It was when armed men appeared in town that 13-year-old Israel Gbehe knew it was time to run. The town of Toulepleu in Guiglo county, Côte...
    Drop in wars doesn't make the world any safer
    Drop in wars doesn't make the world any safer
    The world has become less peaceful than last year, despite a drop in the number of armed conflicts, according to this year's Global Peace Index....