www.foreignpolicy.com lists the worst places in the world if you're a woman.
read about it HERE
Glad that the Philippines isn't on the list. Though there are still some chinks in the system here, las mujeres Filipinas are among the most liberated (and let's not forget, LOVED) women in the world. In fairness naman to Nepal, they are in the midst of revising their political system. Effectively dissolving a centuries-old monarchy is just the first step toward realizing their goal of true democracy. Good luck sa mga Maoist...please don't make a mess of things, OK? hehe