Women and Youth Empowerment

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1 Ongoing
11 Not Rated
PROMISE 1
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Improve anti-discriminatory legislation to afford women equality and equity in employment, education and housing. Institute merit-based affirmative action in employment. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 2
ongoing

Include gender as a component of federal character, and appoint a Minister for Women and Gender in the Office of the President to oversee the implementation of our gender equality and equity strategy. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 3
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Legislate to protect a woman’s right to own and inherit property on an equal basis with men. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 4
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Enforce legal protection for the fundamental rights of the girl-child in all areas of religious, social and economic life, protecting her right to life, to shelter, and to choice and encourage public enlightenment on these issues. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 5
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Provide women with greater legal protection from domestic violence and sexual harassment. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 6
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Provide the police with specialist training on the handling of domestic violence issues. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 7
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Strengthen coordination between women and youths’ agencies at State and Federal level, both government and NGO cutting across ethnic, religious or other sectional barriers. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 8
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Improve and strengthen support for women and youths’ participation in all sectors of the economy through training and skills acquisition. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 9
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Develop innovative ways and means of encouraging women and youths participation in politics. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 10
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Encourage local governments to combat female adult illiteracy with education programmes in local languages and provide incentives for the private sector to support these initiatives. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 11
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Guarantee women and youths’ participation in governance. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 12
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Implement the National Gender Policy including 35% of appointive positions for women. (Source: My Covenant with Nigerians),



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