Main activities

The Commission has been engaged mainly with sensitization efforts since its inception:

  1. About Women/Girls’ Legal Rights under the Constitution.
  2. About access to legal authorities for redressal of grievances.
  3. About health issues, especially HIV/AIDS.
  4. Safe and healthy delivery and post-natal care.
  5. Need to urge the authorities to include women members in decision-making bodies of society.
  6. Create awareness for a safe environment within the family by discouraging domestic violence in homes and encouraging women to report such cases to the authorities promptly.
  7. Conducting awareness programmes about women’s rights on equal share of inheritance of acquired property and working towards the enactment of such a law.
  8. Documentation of Traditional Practices relating to women.