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Libyan Food Delivery Service Looks to Serve Up Gender Equality

Fatima Nasser's new business had barely got off the ground when she was accused of being a foreign spy for giving women employment opportunities in Libya, her war-torn home country. The accusation was a measure of the opposition working women face in the conservative Muslim country, which has been in turmoil since a NATO-backed revolt toppled long-time leader Moammar Gadhafi in 2011. Just one in four Libyan women is employed, according to World Bank data - a situation Nasser, 21,...

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