New inquiry into women's challenges in Asia Pacific region | Pacific Beat

New inquiry into women's challenges in Asia Pacific region

New inquiry into women's challenges in Asia Pacific region

Updated 24 March 2014, 18:20 AEST

The Australian Government has launched a new inquiry investigating the challenges facing women and girls of the Indian Ocean, Asia Pacific region to improve their human rights.

Chair of the Sub-Committee Luke Simpkins MP wants to hear from anyone in the region with an interest in women and girls human rights particularly the impact of family and sexual violence, women's leadership and economic opportunities.

Presenter: Geraldine Coutts

Luke Simpkins MP speaking with Geraldine Coutts

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