First Lady roots for women empowerment
BEIJING, China Aug 20 – First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has urged Kenya and China to take concrete steps to protect women and children’s interests. She urged various organizations championing the rights of women and children in China and Kenya to start exchange programmes to enable women to gain from diverse experiences. She was speaking at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China when she paid a courtesy call on the President of All-China Women’s Federation (ACWF), Shen Yue Yue.
Shen said though women in China are still facing daunting challenges, they had made progress in various fields. She highlighted women enrolment in both primary and secondary level education that stood at 90pc while that of university level stood at 46pc.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at CapitalFM