FAS History - 2003

April 2003 :       2nd AU Pre-Summit Consultative Meeting on Gender Mainstreaming, Dakar, Senegal
 
Adoption of Dakar strategy on gender mainstreaming in the AU by African women’s networks.

June-July 03 :  3rd AU Pre-Summit Consultative Meeting on Gender Mainstreaming, Maputo, Mozambique
 
Adoption of the Maputo Declaration and of the Protocol to the African Charter on Human and People’s Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa by African women’s networks.
Implementation of gender parity principle with the election of 5 female commissioners/10 by the AU.

 

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