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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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May 9, 2012

Suzanne Nossel, executive director of Amnesty International USA, today issued comments in response to President Obama’s statement on marriage equality.

News
May 9, 2012
North Carolina has voted in favour of a ban on same-sex marriage and civil unions, contravening rights protected under international law.

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