SADR takes part in African experts meeting on gender equality and women's empowerment

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), Dec 06, 2017 (SPS) - The Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), participates in the second meeting of experts from African Union countries on gender equality and the empowerment of women.

The meeting held in the Ethiopian capital between December 4 and 8, aims to address the Declaration of the African Union on Gender Equality of 2016, and ways to channel its application.

The meeting is also expected to take the decision to revitalize  the Organization of African Women, as well as the Maputo Protocol on Women.

The SADR is represented by Mamiha Chej Bachir, an expert on gender equality, and members of the SADR's permanent mission in the African Union.

The meeting is expected to culminate with the Summit of Ministers on December 7 and 8. SPS