Profound inequalities continued to undermine economic, social and cultural rights, including in access to sexual and reproductive health services. Failures in the criminal justice system obstructed access to justice for victims of hate crimes and gender-based violence. Investigations into police conduct following excessive use of force during protests were ongoing.
Death penalty status
Abolitionist for all crimes
Does not use the death penalty
Analysis, opinion, personal stories and more.
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Let’s talk menstruation – and the women breaking the taboos around it
Mandela's long walk to freedom showed we can change the world
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