In our July 2015 issue of the E-bulletin,  we feature some highlights from the historic Financing for Development conference – notably the recommendations from the preceding Women’s Forum and the CSO’s Forum – as well as quotes by President Barack Obama, during his recent visit in Kenya, where he reiterated that “Treating women as second-class citizens is a bad tradition: it holds you back. There’s no excuse for sexual assault or domestic violence, there’s no reason that young girls should suffer genital mutilation, there’s no place in a civilized society for the early or forced marriage of children.

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