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African women making progress: UN

CHALLENGES:While African women have a higher rate of participation as lawmakers, gaps in legislation and policies reinforce discrimination against women, a report said

AP, UNITED NATIONS

“Statistics indicate that women have remained at a much higher risk of HIV infection than men, the highest rates of new infections are among young women,” it said.

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