Saturday, March 9, 2013

"Acknowledgment of the isolation of rural Haitian women" International Women's day slogan 2013

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Kenscoff Women Workers Association (AFLK) organized a gathering of women from 5 municipalities on March 8, 2012 to demand basic human rights and their integration to society.[Nearly half of Haitian women are economically active- the highest percentage in Latin America and the Caribbean,but the majority of women are employed in the informal sector,and income disparities are strikin] The Morfiss Foundation