The 2020 presidential operating mate of the Nationwide Democratic Congress (NDC), Prof Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang, has mentioned that the world must do extra to take away the limitations that stand in the best way of the progress of girls.
In a message to mark the 2023 Worldwide Ladies’s Day, the distinguished educationist confused that till things like teenage pregnancies and early marriages are addressed, ladies will proceed to be marginalized.
“There stays a lot we should and might do to take away the limitations that proceed to inhibit the discharge of our full potentials to extra successfully impression our nation, neighborhood, household, and self.
“These embrace teenage pregnancies, early marriages, gender-based violence in establishments and workplaces, excessive dropout charges from instructional and coaching services, lack of alternatives for development in lots of sphere,” she mentioned.
Prof. Naana Opoku-Agyemang additional referred to as on ladies to hold one another alongside in order that collectively they will rework and encourage the world.
The theme for the 2023 celebration of Worldwide Ladies’s Day is “DigitALL: Innovation and Know-how for Gender Equality.”
The IWD is well known yearly to commemorate the cultural, political, and socioeconomic achievements made by ladies in varied fields.
The day additionally marks a name to motion for accelerating gender parity.
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