Posted by in News on October 3, 2016

Civil Society Pushes for EAC Gender Equality Bill

East Africa: The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women (EASSI), together with affiliated regional civil society organisations are pushing for the enactment of a gender equality and development bill in the East African Community. This is part of advocacy efforts to protect and promote gender equality and women rights within the region, where the activists have called for the bill that will help accelerate implementation of the different international instruments to which the EAC partner states assented.

Read more here.

Source: The New Times

, , , , ,