BCP women plead for gender protocol

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The Botswana Congress Party (BCP) Women’s League has called upon government to sign the SADC Gender and Development Protocol with immediate effect.

Addressing the media last week, league president, Daisy Bathusi said it was imperative that the government demonstrates its political commitment to gender and equality and the empowerment of women.

“The SADC Gender Protocol advances gender equality by ensuring political accountability by all member states,” Bathusi said.

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Happy Independence!

We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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