Maximizing a comprehensive participation of women


Former South African president Nelson Mandela emphasized that, “Freedom cannot be achieved unless the women have been emancipated from all forms of oppression". But, to the contrary, it was so hard for women to come to stage and participate in the country's political, economic and social affairs in the previous regimes. Women were coerced to face both impositions.



Wife-Beating Still Accepted by Majority of Women in Ethiopia, New Study Finds

Addis Ababa, August 28, 2017- A new report by the Ethiopian Central Statistics Agency (CSA) finds that the perception of women towards taking a beating has changed over the past five years. However, this year’s report indicates that there is still a lot to be done because the majority of women surveyed still agree that a husband is justified in beating his wife.