World in Progress: COVID-19 pandemic makes matters worse for women and girls | World| Breaking news and perspectives from around the globe | DW | 08.07.2020
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World in Progress: COVID-19 pandemic makes matters worse for women and girls

Globally, more than 140 million females are considered "missing" today because of a preference for sons over daughters and extreme neglect of young girls leading to their death. The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) released its report "Against my Will. Defying the practices that harm women and girls and undermine equality." DW speaks to UNFPA's Nafissatou Diop.

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