64th Commonwealth Conference: Day Three in pictures
Women MPs discussed a wide range of issues, including bullying and harassment by their male counterparts in Parliament.
64TH COMMONWEALTH PARLIAMENTARY CONFERENCE
KAMPALA - On Tuesday, the female delegates who attended the 6th Triennial Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians discussed bullying and harassment by their male counterparts in Parliament, among several other issues. Shandana Gulzar Khan from the Pakistan National Assmebly was elected as the chairperson of the Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians.
There was also the CPA Small Branches Conference, during which Niki Rattle, Speaker of the Parliament of the Cook Islands, was elected the new chairperson.
Here is a look at how Day Three transpired in pictures . . .
Uganda's National representative for PWDs, Safia Nalule, advised women MPs from other Commonwealth states to learn from Uganda and adopt the gender and equity compliance certification.
MP Lisa Cameron from the UK added her voice to empowering women with disability.
Youth MP from Free State Legislature (South Africa), Karabo Khakhau, spoke strongly against sexual harrassment in Parliaments. She said the call for women to dress decently should also go to men, urging them to exercise restraint while interacting with women.
Lindine Maseko from South Africa
Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga shares a light moment with Lindine Maseko as deputy speaker of Cameroon and CPA chairperson Emilia Monjova looks on
MP from Malawi Esther Mcheka Chilenge talks to Zambian Deputy Speaker of Parliament Catherine Namugala
Speaker Kadaga poses for a picture with one of the engineers of the Kiira EV, Pauline Korukundane
Speaker of Kenyan Parliament Justin Muturi and Speaker Kadaga checks out the Kiira EVS
The President of the Lesotho senate, Mamonaheng Mokitimi, admires an artpiece of Nelson Mandela at the exhibition area at Munyonyo
Delegates walk back to their rooms during a lunch break
Malaysian minister Shamsul Iskandar (left) talks to Kampala Central MP Mohammed Nsereko
MPs from Jamaica, Morais Guy and Dan Norman Alexander, doing some shopping
Parliament Commissioner Francis Mwijukye admires a cloth
Cook Islands Member of Parliament Niki Rattle talks to a guest at Munyonyo. Rattle was elected as the new chairperson of the CPA Small Branches
Haruna Idrisu, MP from Ghana, and Nuna Tanish arrive for a meeting
Pakistan National Assembly General Secretary Shahmoon Hashmi talks to Kyegegwa Woman MP Stella Kiiza
W. McKeeva Bush, speaker of the legislative assembly of Cayman Islands Government shopping