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President Yoweri Museveni's speech at the Women's Day celebrations in Kumi

President Yoweri Museveni's speech at the Women's Day celebrations in Kumi

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PRESIDENT Yoweri has said the traditional family lifestyle that casts the girlchild in the background in preference of boy children needs to be dropped to achieve women's progress
PRESIDENT Yoweri has said the traditional family lifestyle that casts the girlchild in the background in preference of boy children needs to be dropped to achieve women's progress

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 SPEECH BY  H.E. YOWERI KAGUTA MUSEVENI ON THE OCCASION TO MARK INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY THEME: IN PARTNERSHIP WITH MEN AND BOYS FOR  EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN AND GIRLS IN UGANDA. KUMI DISTRICT LOCAL GOVERNMENT 8
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 MARCH, 201.
 
Leaders of the Government and the Party,Distinguished guests,Ladies and Gentlemen.
I salute you all on this International Women’s Day. I thank you for turning up in large numbers to the celebrations to commemorate the International Women’s Day. I am particularly pleased that we adopted a guiding theme that is in line with Vision 2040 and the eight obecti!es of the "ational De!elopment #lan. $ll these can only be achie!ed with strong partnerships between women and men at all le!els. %ur "ational Vision &tatement is '$ (ransformed )gandan &ociety from a #easant to a *odern and #rosperous +ountry within ,0 years-. (o achie!e the aspirations as stated in this Vision we need to ha!e the right attitudes and mind/sets particularly towards work impro!ing our
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competiti!eness and collecti!e participation in its implementation. Implementing Vision 2040 will not be merely by words but by actions at the le!el of e!ery indi!idual and e!ery homestead.%ur maor constraints which hinder our de!elopment are mainly gender ineualitiesnegati!e attitudes towards workmindsetscultural  practices and perceptions. (hese must be addressed in order to achie!e sustainable and euitable de!elopment. (his can only be addressed through partnerships at different le!els between men and women boys and girls as well as partnerships between !arious sectors and actors in the de!elopment process.In order to ensure wealth creation and prosperity for all as en!isioned in the "1* ideology building partnerships is a matter of urgency and of utmost importance. (o take one
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