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June 7, 2012
Cristina Finch, policy director for women’s human rights at Amnesty International USA, commented today in response to the re-introduction of the International Violence Against Women Act.
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May 31, 2012
Washington Post

Amnesty International’s senior adviser on crisis response, Donatella Rovera, addresses the atrocities she has witnessed on several trips inside Syria over the past two months.

Press Release
May 17, 2012

U.S. Ambassador on Global Women’s Issues, Melanne Verveer, to Give Opening Remarks; Followed by Panel Discussion: “The Conversation NATO Should Have About Afghan Women’s Rights”

Press Release
May 16, 2012

The U.S. House of Representatives voted on the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012, omitting several critical provisions to protect all women.

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