Tag: Gender policy

2
Oct

EAC Gender Bill to Become Law in November 2018

EAC Gender Bill to Become Law in November 2018 By Sheila Kawamara-Mishambi The six East African Community (EAC) Heads of States are slated to assent to the EAC Gender Equality, Equity and Development Bill, 2016 at their Annual Summit in Arusha, at the end of November 2018. This was disclosed recently at the launch of the EAC Gender Policy on

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30
Sep

GENDER BILL & GENDER POLICY

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27
Sep

Why EAC Presidents have to assent to the Gender Bill

Why EAC Presidents have to assent to the Gender Bill EAC Gender and Development Bill is to advance Gender Equality across the 6 EAC Partner states in the economic, political, social and cultural spheres. The bill will benefit women and men by consolidating into one legally binding document, the various instruments to which the EAC partner states are party or

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17
Sep

The EAC Gender Policy Launched in Arusha

EAC Gender Policy Launched in Arusha By Sheila Kawamara-Mishambi It was all smiles in Arusha, Tanzania on Monday, September 17, 2018, when the East African Community (EAC) finally launched the EAC Gender Policy. The policy framework will be used by the regional body and the partner states of Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania and South Sudan to ensure that gender

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