Gender equality, leadership, and governance are interconnected issues that have significant implications for society, and they encompass various challenges and concerns. CIWED Ghana on the 16th of September, 2023 hold a radio program to discussed some of these key challenges affecting women and girls in the Nanton District. Isssues discussed such as gender disparities in leadership roles, gender-based discrimination, political representation, economic empowerment, social norms and stereotypes among other.
The CIWED GH team indicated that, addressing these issues requires concerted efforts from governments, organizations, civil society, and individuals. Strategies to promote gender equality, leadership, and governance may include policy reforms, legal protections, educational initiatives, awareness campaigns, and efforts to challenge traditional gender norms and stereotypes. Achieving gender equality is not only a matter of social justice but also critical for sustainable development and the well-being of societies as a whole.