Cook Islands PM against affirmative action for women, New Zealand

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Cook Islands PM against affirmative action for women, New Zealand

The Prime Minister of the Cook Islands says more women should run for Parliament but need to get there on their own merits.

Henry Puna says he strongly encourages women to take up positions of power in Cook Islands communities.

But he says he disagrees with others about how women may get to those positions of power.

We invite you to read the full article published September 3, 2013

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