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TWA seeks effective implementation of legal measures protecting women’s rights

October 7, 2011

 A resolution on ending ‘Violence against Women’ receives unanimous support from the members of TPIE
September 30, 2011 Dharamsala: Two TWA representatives, also members of Tibetan Parliament in Exile, today tabled the dire issue of ‘Violence against Women’ in the ongoing parliament session of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile.
This comprehensive report can be viewed in English
TWA wish to sincerely thank and pay our respects to the victim of this terrible abuse, who has agreed to share her story with the world, a brave choice that TWA do not intend to waste; this case has opened our eyes to the continuing discrimination and violence faced by Tibetan women and the imperative for a clear resolution from parliament and resolute commitment to prevent future incidents.
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