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Women's rights


6 Aug 10
Those who return are often spurned by relatives and end up in prostitution.
9 Jun 10
New police unit seeks to protect young women and girls in Katanga province, but cultural ideas need to change, too.
3 Apr 10
Politicians act as beaten and abused women at last begin to break their silence.
31 Mar 10
Shame culture leads women to accept cruel treatment in the home rather than resorting to courts.
27 Mar 10
Women look for ways out from violence in the home.
27 Mar 10
New equality law not enough to stop beatings, say campaigners. By Natia Kuprashvili in Tbilisi