Rwanda: Fighting Poverty With Equality

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SIX OFFICIAL 15-Feb-2017 00:04:32
Traditionally, Rwandan women like Epiphanie Mukamurenzi would be confined to domestic chores, with her husband in charge of anything concerned with household income.
Programme Number: 1541
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Traditionally, Rwandan women like Epiphanie Mukamurenzi would be confined to domestic chores, with her husband in charge of anything concerned with household income. Now the Rwandan Government- with support from the UN’s International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) - is empowering women like Epiphanie to be equally involved in the management of their family’s finances, creating a new gender equality model for the country.



UN in Action: Episode #1541
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UNTV
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