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Last updated: February 26, 2014

Will putting men in women’s shoes stop sexual harassment in Egypt?

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90% of Egyptian women are subjected to sexual harassment in public spaces, according to UN Women.

To counter this problem the organisation’s Egypt country office has produced the public service announcement above.

The clip is filmed to get men and boys to put themselves in women's shoes and to stop blaming the victims for the unwanted advances

MORE STORIES: In our column Women of the Middle East

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