Statement of CHAD at the UNGA73

Friday, September 28, 2018
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
General Women, Peace and Security
United Nation Theme: 
Goverment Statements

Participation/Implementation: Sem Idriss Deby Itno, President of the Republic, Head of State, instituted a law adopted May 22, 2018, which is  for a mandatory quota of 30% for women in all functions nominative and elective, with the ultimate objective of gradually achieving parity. This quota is already effective in its application.

Participation/Protection/General WPS:  In addition, specific measures to ensure the fulfillment of the women have been taken, including the promotion of the education of and the adoption of a law prohibiting their early marriage.