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A need for change: Why do women in the judiciary matter?

by Mónica Castillejos
In March 2021, the United Nations held the 65th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW65). Since 1947, the Commission is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women. The Commission prepares recommendations to the Economic and Social Council on promoting women’s rights in political, economic, social, and educational fields.

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