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EAC Strategic Plan for Gender, Youth, Children Persons with Disability, Social Protection and Community Development (2012-2016)

Published on February 20, 2015

EAC-STRATEGIC-PLAN--FOR-Gender.jpgEAC Strategic Plan for Gender, Youth, Children Persons with Disability, Social Protection and Community Development (2012-2016) The Strategic Plan is in line with the Fourth EAC Development Strategy (2012-2016) and has taken into consideration the various legal instruments and commitments made at international and regional levels such as the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women adopted in 1979 by the UN General Assembly, the Beijing Platform for Action adopted in 1995, the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child adopted in 1989, the African Youth Charter adopted in 2006 and the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities adopted the same year