World Conference on Women


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Country : Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Committee : UNwomen

Topic A : Women in Corporate/governance structures

The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan would like to reaffirm its commitment to empower women and to assure their security and rights.

Afghanistan reminds the committee of the progress accomplished in recent years in order to incorporate women to the labor force and the actions taken by the Islamic Government together with UNwomen programs WERS, CEED, NAPWA and ANDS to allow for the integration of women into the public sphere.

Afghanistan insists on the recognition of their role in pacifying society and a driving force for peace and progress in an unstable geopolitical and economic context. Women’s participation represents both an opportunity for change both through economic development and pol...