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Good Shepherd Sister Speaks Passionately on Human Trafficking at CSW61

At the CSW61 event during which UI presented our 2017 Woman of Courage Award (see previous post) Winifred Doherty, RGS, spoke critically about how women are conditioned from a young age to undervalue themselves and understand their bodies as objects and themselves as commodities. Drawing on examples and expertise of her Sisters work at the grassroots, Winifred detailed what can practically be done to eradicate human trafficking through preventive empowerment. (Full presentation here)