As African countries push for respect and promotion of gender equality, political will is key to accelerate attainment of gender equality on the continent.
The remarks were made Thursday by Donatille Mukabalisa, the Speaker of Parliament, while officiating at a gender conference in Kigali held under the theme, "Changing dynamics and accelerating Progress". It brought together over 200 delegates from across the continent.
Participants are expected to discuss, among others, the current state of gender equality and accountability in the framework of Agenda 2030 and 2063 and the impact of political will on promotion of gender equality.
Click here to read the full article published by All Africa on 11 May 2018.