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EA Debate: Rwanda makes strides towards gender equality

PUBLISHED: Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:34:04 GMT

The IMF, Rwanda’s Ministry of Gender and Family Promotion and UN Women earlier convened a peer learning event in Rwanda, a country that has emerged as a leader in advancing gender equality and is ranked among the top performing countries with regard to women’s economic and political representation globally. With gender equality mainstreamed politically, institutionally, legally in Rwanda, what can other low-income countries learn from the East African nation?