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 Post subject: URGENT: Stop government take-over of Afghan women's shelters
PostPosted: Thu Feb 24, 2011 7:33 pm 
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Urgent Alert from Equality Now:

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Equality Now has just issued an Urgent Alert calling on the government of Afghanistan to immediately withdraw a proposed Bill that would transfer management of women’s shelters from women’s organizations to strict government control. The draft regulations propose unwarranted government oversight over women seeking protection in shelters and restrict their freedom of movement. Given the Afghan government’s abysmal track record on women’s rights, a government take-over of shelters would have serious implications for Afghan women.

Take action here: http://org2.democracyinaction.org/o/620 ... n_KEY=5713

You can now easily share this action with all of your friends on Facebook & Twitter! Look for the sharing links at the top of the action page!

Please click on the following link for further information: http://equalitynow.org/english/takeacti ... 23_en.html

We hope that you will support this and our other Women's Action campaigns.

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