Khartoum, Oct. 24 (SUNA) - Federal Government Minister Ms. Buthaina Dinar has affirmed that the consultative workshop on enhancing participation of women in the committees of the Sudan Governance Conference, which opened session here today, comes within the framework of concern on women’s empowerment and strengthening their role in the forthcoming Conference of the Governance System in Sudan.

The two-day workshop is organized by the Federal Government Ministry in cooperation with the Ministry of Social Development and the UN Women.

Addressing the opening session of the workshop today, Ms. Dinar pointed out that her ministry aims, through the workshop, to complete the 40% participation of women in governance.

She said that the workshop is to discuss ways and means of enhancing women’s presence in the federal and local government structures to play an active role in their communities.

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