Educate Batswana on good laws

On Wednesday, the government approved the National Policy on Gender and Development to replace the Women in Development policy of 1996.

The new policy will enable the country to align itself with international and regional protocols in addressing developments, as well as gender issues.

This is a positive move for the country especially that this is a call that the authorities took too long to address despite constant reminders from other stakeholders.

Editor's Comment
Implement the recommendations Mr. President

The nation is eagerly awaiting this report to have a glimpse of what the recommendations are like, possibly for further debate. Mr. President, it’s our ardent hope that true to your promises, the public will have an opportunity to peruse the report and see if it reflects their interests as the Commission went around the length and breadth of the country collecting views of the people with some choosing to write to the Commission’s...

Have a Story? Send Us a tip
arrow up