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Energy - Elemental, but not Simple
Test Your E.Q. (Energy Quotient)
What Can We Do about the Energy Crisis?
Human Resources - Too Much! Too Much! (Melvia Kawashima)
Women Resources
Congratulation to these League Women

Women Resources

"Well, girls, at least the only way we can go is up!"

The struggle for equal rights in this country is far from over. But consider the plight of women in the less developed "Third World" nations. Statistics on the following page are from the International Women's Year COMMITMENT No. 4 as reported in The Alaska Voter.

 North America Africa

Female adult illiteracy

1.9% 83.7%
Studying at university level 8.0% 2.0%

Economically active

25.0% 26.3%
Economically active in agriculture 2.5% 49.0%

Life expectancy in the more developed areas of the globe is 74 years, in the less developed areas, 55 years.

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