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National Assembly

Caucuses

The mandate, working methods and activities of women’s caucuses in parliament.

Women

Caucus name
Committee of Women Parliamentarians
Date of creation
01.2011
Formal or informal
Formal
The caucus is open to male MPs
Yes
The caucus is cross-party
No
There are rules governing the functioning of the caucus
Yes
Issues dealt with by the caucus
- The Committee organized several activities:<br> - a financial education and family budgetary session to help families better manage their budget given the rise in the cost of living; <br> - talks with students to explore the young peoples’ knowledge and understanding on unplanned pregnancies and its consequences, to sensitize them on certain risky behaviours and its consequences such as HIV/AIDS.
The caucus has a strategic plan or plan of action
No
The caucus has a communication plan
No