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Zimbabwe Gender Commission Act (No. 7/2015).

Country/Territory
Zimbabwe
Document type
Legislation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to provide for the establishment of the Zimbabwe Gender Commission to perform specified functions, including the investigation of and making of recommendations on the removal of barriers to the attainment of full gender equality; and to provide for matters connected with or incidental to the foregoing.
Subject
Agricultural & rural development
Keyword
Agricultural development Gender and natural resources Institution
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations
Abstract

This Act provides for the establishment of the Zimbabwe Gender Commission as a body corporate and provides with respect to its functions and administration and related matters. The functions of the Commission shall include the carrying out of investigation under this Act and the annual convening of a Gender Forum. The Commission may investigate any systemic barrier prejudicial to gender equality, gender equity or gender mainstreaming in a specific named sphere of activity or named sector of the

Full text
English
Website
www.zimlii.org