Monday, November 23, 2020
The government now says the issue will be dealt with as part of the political reforms recently proposed in the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report.
- The creation of new positions to accommodate more female leaders will increase the cost of government.
- A focus on the BBI proposals will distract from addressing the spike in gender-based violence since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
- There is no guarantee that the BBI proposals will be implemented in their entirety.