Speaking for the voiceless: five women in action

Excerpt from April-June 2011 issue, celebrating the International Day of Women 8 March 2011.

Five women in action:

A matter of commitment, interview with Michaëlle Jean, Canada

Rights won, freedoms lost, by Sana Ben Achour, Tunisia

Crime without punishment, by Aminetou Mint El Moctar, Mauritania

Afraid of nothing, interview with Sultana Kamal, Bangladesh

Standing up to tyranny, interview with Mónica González Mujica, Chile

Special issue 2011