Restoration of dignity key to women’s empowerment in Yemen [Archives:2008/1195/Front Page]

October 2 2008

SANA'A, Sept. 26 ) Participants in the roundtable on the Convention on Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), which took place last week, agreed that all the convention committee's recommendations lead to one conclusion that is the necessity to restore Yemeni women's dignity.

“[We need] to protect women's self esteem and eradicate practices based on common culture that put Yemeni women down