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‘Sexism and misogyny’ heightened; women’s freedoms supressed (UN News)

Presenting her report on gender justice and free expression, Special Rapporteur on protecting freedom of opinion and expression, Irene Khan, said that “women’s voices are suppressed, controlled or punished explicitly by laws, policies and discriminatory practices, and implicitly by social attitudes, cultural norms and patriarchal values”.

‘Sexism and misogyny’ heightened; women’s freedoms supressed | | UN News