Friday, 21 October 2016

International Rural Women’s Day celebrated in Upper East

The International Rural Women’s Day has been celebrated in the Garu-Tempane District with a call on policy makers and government, to support rural women engaging in agriculture. The Day which was instituted by the United Nations (UN) and celebrated on October 15 each year is used to recognize the role of rural women in contributing to improving food security and eradicating rural poverty worldwide.