AND WOMEN’S PARTICIPATOR IN DECISION MAKING TO STRENGTHENING HUMAN
It is general agreed that for meaningfully development to take place in Africa and the world as a whole.
There is the need to include
children and Women at any levels of decision making. Two kinds
of argument may be advanced a HUMAN RIGHT ARGUMENT and a more PRAGMATIC
Equal representation issue
from the human right perfective, it is said that development is a human
right and people, No matter their social. Economic age and gender
differences should not be hinder from participating effectively.
Thus pre supposes that obstacles/challenges
to equal representation should be dealt within such a way that children
and Women can participate at all level of decision making effectively.
Various conventions and treaties
that seek to promote the RIGHT OF CHILDREN AND WOMEN have to be adopted
at International levels. In Africa to which various counties are
have ratified these predication's and has been working more harder for
it be to adopted into National Development Policy frame works in African
- The perpetuation
of negative attitudes regarding children and women, more especial women’s,
ability to lead and govern and lack of interest in decision – making
by most women is political positions have been a stereotyped is to make
roles further, aggravates the problem.
- RESCODGHANA working
all effort made to indicate a commitment to gender equality and positive
human right at the highest point of decision making.
- How ever some of
the obstacles to effective participation such as women’s lack of and
low levels of education; and opposition and resistance by the majority
of men sharing power with them have to be adequately addressed.
- RESCODGHANA in concrete
terms the following are suggestion worth considering: Promoting
Leadership training for women in the middle management ranks of the
executive branch of government, strengthening their upward mobility
towards decision making levels.
- It is important
to note that women’s subordination is not part of the nature order
of things, but is imposed by a system of discrimination which is socially
constructed and can be altered.
Higher numbers of women participating
in decision making is a basic human right and closing the gender gap
is necessary to achieving many development objectives.
- There is said to
be discriminating against women when by reason only of her being a women
- She is treated differently
or unfairly as against her made counterpart or,
- If she is whether
single or married, denied certain rights, which should be commonly be
enjoyed by all person in a society.
- A right is an interest
which is recognized and protected by law and which should be respected
- The promotion of
girl-child education to increase the number or of female in school.
- According to the
Researchers, prostitution is usually caused by the unequal access to
education by girls. Girls therefore grow up with no employable
skills and therefore no job opportunities. These end up selling
or being lured to sell their selves as the only form of capital.
Some girls are also abducted or lured from the rural communities by
their relatives, and force into prostitution in other cities and countries.
- RESCOD GHANA is
working out to provide equal access to educational opportunities for
girls and provide an enabling environment for increase in job opportunities
and the acquisition of entrepreneurial skills for women.
- RESCOD GHANA is
out to protect and defend custody’s of children who are being force
by parents/guardian or any other person in to the practice of prostitution
or other sexual activity.