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Un women is the global champion for gender equality, working to develop and uphold standards and create an environment in which every woman and girl can exercise her human rights and live up to her full potential. Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, the aclu women's rights project pushes for change and systemic reform in institutions that perpetuate discrimination against women, focusing its work in the areas of employment, violence against women, and education. Women's rights and human rights a paper presented at the women in constitutional history conference seneca falls, new york june 20, 2011 by margaret stimmann branson, associate director.