NSE Calls For Gender Equality, Women's Empowerment

Mar 10, 2018, 01:50
NSE Calls For Gender Equality, Women's Empowerment

On the occasion of the International Women's Day, several thousand Croatians took to the streets of Zagreb on Thursday evening, demanding the ratification of The Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul convention), the right to abortion and gender equality. We are superwomen! All ages, shapes, sizes, walks of life.I am sending my biggest hug to you.

I certainly want to know that my own daughters will be able to achieve whatever it is that they want, regardless of gender. For me, it means we move despite the obstacles. It's a process that we must keep moving forward, he says. It means that we do not allow anything to stop us. Only through education, Pakistan children can thrive, she concluded.

The USAID-funded Merit and Need-Based Scholarship Programme is consistent with the HEC's objectives to support financially deserving meritorious students, improve access to quality education, and encourage academic interest in fields vital to Pakistan's economic development.

News spoke to women from Iceland and Afghanistan, two nations at opposite ends of the gender equality spectrum, about what equal rights look like in their respective countries.

For good reason as well, 2018 continues to follow in 2017's groundbreaking footsteps towards equality and progress for women from all spectrums.

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The thrust in Manicaland, among other things, was on encouraging girls and women to register to vote in 2018 to make their voices heard. 'But you can't act like you care about women's rights and stand by silently when your father undermines women's rights and demeans strong women leaders in the way that he does'.

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Speaking to an audience of HEC officials, partner universities and MNBSP scholars, USAID Acting Mission Director Helen Pataki said, "Women represent half of Pakistan's population and are integral to the country's socio-economic development".

Paramount among these is the passage of the Affirmative Action Bill, which will ensure 50:50 representations of women in key public appointments.