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close this bookBreaking the Barriers - Women and the Elimination of World Poverty (DFID, 1999, 24 p.)
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Work on gender equality is increasingly focused on issues of women's empowerment and social protection.

Women need more power in government and civil society if they are to claim their rights and protect themselves from violence