TITLE

Empowering All Women to Reach Their Full Potential

AUTHOR(S)
Jarrett, Valerie
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Whitehouse Blog;2013, p183
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A blog post about the activities for the celebration of the 2013 International Women's Day in the U.S., which include the International Women of Courage Awards and a conference about effective prevention and responses to intimate partner violence, is presented.
ACCESSION #
93638982

 

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