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Investing in women benefits all – First Lady Jeannette Kagame

Published on March 23, 2017

Removing all barriers that block the full participation in the economy will not only empower more women, but will also play a significant role in closing the gender gap and boost the economy, the First Lady, Mrs Jeannette Kagame, has said.

Speaking at the launch of ‘SheTrades’ Initiative at the Kigali Convention Centre, yesterday, Mrs Kagame told participants that to deal with some of the challenges that deter women from advancing, the government of Rwanda has adopted a practical grassroots-based economic solution by introducing pro-poor economic initiatives. Read more. Source | NewTimes.