Gender equality is the state of equal access to resources and opportunities regardless of gender.
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Honduras in Central America is one of the world's most dangerous countries for women. Every 18 hours, a woman is killed, according to the Violence Observatory at the National Autonomous University of Honduras. Violence against women is common in the country — activists say it's due to the machismo culture. We'll meet the women pushing for change.
Speaking on International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, President Macron unveiled plans to enact stricter laws and improve police support for victims. "It is time for shame to change camps," he said.