UN chief challenges all countries to achieve equality for women by 2030, saying men are key

March 9, 2015 10:09 PM

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UNITED NATIONS – U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon challenged all governments Monday to reach the goal of equality for women by the year 2030, saying the key is getting men to change their "mindsets."

Twenty years after 189 nations adopted a platform to achieve equality for women, the United Nations chief warned that progress is too slow "and our gains are not irreversible."

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