Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Bahamas prepares for UN CEDAW Convention

Social Services Minister, Lanisha Rolle.

The Bahamas, through the Department of Gender and Family Affairs of the Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development, is diligently preparing to ensure proper representation at the upcoming United Nations (UN) CEDAW (Committee on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women) Convention, which takes place October 22 to November 9 this year.

“As we report on our country’s progress in the framework of our national strategic plan, I am pleased that The Bahamas is on a pathway to success in the area of social development,” Social Services and Urban Development Minister Lanisha Rolle noted at a recent luncheon.  Read more >>