CEDAW and Beijing Platform for Action.
Four programmes in Western, Eastern, Southern and Northern provinces were conducting for the heads of Departments, Divisional Secretaries and field officers. The number of participation
Western -70, Southern-75, Northern-168 Eastern-80
The main objective of this programme is to create awareness among the officers in the provincial public service on the aforesaid conventions. The programmes have helped to
create awareness among the participants on the types of programmes, to be conducted to achieve gender equality and empowerment of women, at the Provincial Level.
The programmes have facilitated in identifying gender issues in the area and to develop programmes to address the needs.