MCDGC Publication

WIC News August 2004

The current issue of WIC News is focusing on: the economic empowerment of women, the rights of children born out of wedlock; the role of women in the Great Lakes Region and the clients of the new WIC's service. In particular, in the section ISSUES, the first article offers an overview of the recommendations of the Tanzania Women Lawyers Association (TAWLA) on how to improve the life and guarantee the rights of children born out of wedlock. The second article deals with the economic empowerment of women in Tanzania by summarizing the information contained in the Country Report on the Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action.