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  1. Abuse, poverty spur female infection rate

    Posted Feb 19th 2010, 12:00am by Cesar Chelala

    ... for this vulnerability. Women and girls are particularly susceptible to be infected due to biological, social, cultural and economic factors. Younger women may be even more vulnerable because they are more often ... women is exacerbated in countries at war where, in many cases, rape is used as a 'tool of war'. Major inequalities between men and women in all aspects of living persist in many parts ...

  2. Letters

    Posted May 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... but they were restricted to the economic sphere. The lack of political reform has created major problems, such as widespread corruption and massive income inequality. Democracy still appears a distant ... Council it should be contributing to peace for humankind and progress towards human rights. Unfortunately, our political system continues to produce human rights disasters and social crises. ...

  3. Mainland on course to achieve UN goals

    Posted Mar 26th 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... cent are people in their 20s, while 64 per cent are drug users who contracted the disease through sharing needles. Sexual inequality and high suicide rates among women are also serious ...

  4. Group not suited for educational role in schools

    Posted Oct 05th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... activity to see this city's name further damaged in the world's media. The sheer injustice and inequality of our laws and regulations about foreign workers (most of whom are domestic ...

  5. Ward of warning

    Posted Mar 12th 2008, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... buying Mark Six. Some people can only buy one ticket, but some can have two.' He said the inequities he encountered in daily practice were a common part of Hong Kong's health-care ...



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