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ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “UN finds only half of women in the developing world are in charge of their own bodies | The World” – below is their description.
Who decides what happens to your body? For millions of people around the world — mostly women and girls — the answer is family members, authority figures, but certainly not themselves. World-first statistics reveal the startling lack of power and agency some people have over their own bodies, and the COVID-19 pandemic has only made things worse. Andrea Nierhoff reports.ABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel
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