Khartoum, Sep.26(SUNA)-The Ministry of Culture and Information  and the United Nations Entity for Empowerment of Women signed on Sunday a Partnership Agreement on empowerment of women at  level of Ministry of Culture and Information  and institutions affiliated to the Ministry as well as  at the level of media work  the country-wide.

The partnership aims to boost the capabilities of the Ministry  by receiving training  and   logistic  support  from the United Nations Entity for Empowerment of Women for boosting participation  and the pioneering role  of women.

Undersecretary of Ministry of Culture and Information, Al Rashid Saeed has underscored the Ministry’s concern with  women and gender issues, revealing that 70% of his Ministry’s workers are women  and 60% of the leadership positions occupied  by women.

He asserted the Ministry readiness to provide support to other circles  in area  of promoting the role of women  through the media campaigns and the  sector of culture  for recognizing  importance of  the gender and empowerment of women issues.

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