Posts Tagged: women and girls

Equip men, boys to become champions of women and girls’ rights – Yiaga Africa

Equip men, boys to become champions of women and girls’ rights – Yiaga Africa

Yiaga Africa has called for an overhauling of mindsets regarding the rights of women and girls, emphasizing that deliberately equipping men and boys with the necessary education will empower them to become champions and promoters of women and girls’ rights.  Yetunde Bakare, Senior Programs Officer, Centre For Legislative Engagement, Yiaga Africa, stated this during a …

Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill: Yiaga Africa Hosts Stakeholders, Calls For Speedy Passage and Assent

Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill: Yiaga Africa Hosts Stakeholders, Calls For Speedy Passage and Assent

Yiaga Africa has called on the National Assembly to pass the Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill currently before it and on President Muhammadu Buhari to speedily assent to the bill upon passage by the National Assembly. This was stated during a 2-day workshop organized by the organization on ‘Stakeholders and Experts Workshop on Women and …