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question: Women and Poverty

If all the actions mentioned in the UN platform are implemented, there will still be the problem of the oppression put on women by men (i.e. in their homes and families). What can be done in these countries to change the paradigm of the roles men and women have? While keeping in mind the unique culture of each country.

Children are a societies future, should it be the societies responsibility to make sure the children have basic needs, such as food, shelter, and education?