Training Course on Women’s Rights concluded [Archives:2004/777/Local News]

September 30 2004

Taiz Bureau
A Training Course on Women's civil, political and legal rights, including reproductive health, and international agreements on Women's Rights was concluded at the hall of Taj Shamsan Hotel, in Taiz, on Wednesday 22nd September. The event was organized by the National Committee of Women, the Information & Training Center for Human Rights in Taiz, and was supported by the UNDP Population Fund. The course was attended by 30 female and male trainees from the Governorates of Dhalae, Lahej, and Taiz. The Director of Human Rights Information & Training Center , Mr. Ezzuddin al-Asbahi, declared that the course lasted for four consecutive days, during which the participants received lectures on Women's Political Rights, the legislative structure in Yemen, and Women's Legal Rights in Civil and labor law. Additionally, the course focused on Women's Rights in Islam, Women's Rights in Educational Law, the Civil service Law, Insurance and Social Securities, and Women's Civil Rights in International conventions.