When Hens Begin to Crow: Gender and Parliamentary Politics in Uganda (Hardcover)

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When Hens Begin to Crow: Gender and Parliamentary Politics in Uganda (Hardcover)

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Among African countries, Uganda is unique in its affirmative action program for women. In the late 1980s, President Yoweri Museveni announced his belief that Uganda's successful development depended on increased gender equity and backed his opinions by setting several women-centered policies in motion, including a 1989 rule that at least 39 seats i.
Sylvia Tamale is senior lecturer in the Department of Law and Jurisprudence at Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda.
Product Details ISBN: 9780367313968
ISBN-10: 0367313960
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: April 30th, 2019
Pages: 266
Language: English