Taha Underlines His Support to Programmes of Sudanese Women General Union
Khartoum - First Vice President of the Republic, Ali Osman Mohamed Taha, has affirmed his support to the programs of the Sudanese Women General Union, pledging to adopt all the projects of the union for alleviating the burdens of living and economic empowerment of women.
This came during a meeting at the Republican Palace Wednesday with the Secretary General of the Sudanese Women General Union, Dr. Igbal Hussein.
She explained in statements to the press, following the meeting that the First Vice President has assured completion of Hands Foundation for Microfinance's capital in the context of women's economic empowerment programs to provide services to economically reactive women in various parts of the country with easy and simple guarantees.
Dr. Igbal added that Taha gave directives mapping out of plans to reinvigorate the role of the women consumption associations working for providing of goods in reasonable prices for women within the framework of the goals for alleviation of living burdens.
She pointed out that she acquainted the First Vice President on the outcome of her visit to China and the agreement she signed with the General Union of Chinese Women for bring the small means of production for the rural women in the fields of edible oil, cheese and sugar to empower the rural women economically.
By SUNA, 18/05/2012