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Gender Equality Seal Explained

UNDP Rwanda is one of eight country offices in the world that currently hold a Gold Certification in the Gender Equality Seal Initiative!  


Rwanda is consistently ranked among the leading countries in Africa and across the world on promoting gender equality and the empowerment of women. However, despite the considerable progress made in…  


Strengthening democracy through women's participation and leadership

Many studies have shown that democracy and good governance provide an essential foundation for the sustainable social and economic development of a country. Experience also shows that the healthiest…  


Preparing women for parliament and a stronger role in national development

In August 2018, the National Women’s Council, Pro-Femme Twese Hamwe, the Gender Monitoring Office, and UNDP jointly organized and hosted a workshop for aspiring women candidates preparing for the…  


The Gender Seal Initiative: Inspiring Excellence in UNDP Rwanda

Promoting Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in programmes and projects is a priority for UNDP in Rwanda. Equally important, UNDP Rwanda strives to ensure gender parity, empowerment, and equal…  

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