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Law establishing the sources of revenue and property of decentralized entities and governing their management; Prime Minister's Order determining modalities in which government institutions prevent and respond to gender- based violence; Ministerial Order on explosives used in mining, quarrying and infrastructure activities; and Ministerial Order determining the procedures for suspension of a terrorist organisation and modalities for appeal of such decision.

Ministry of Gender and Family Promotion, Rwanda

This document contains the Law establishing the sources of revenue and property of decentralized entities and governing their management; Prime Minister’s Order determining modalities in which government institutions prevent and respond to gender- based violence; Ministerial Order on explosives used in mining, quarrying and infrastructure activities; and Ministerial Order determining the procedures for suspension of a terrorist organisation and modalities for appeal of such decision.

Rwanda 2018 Gender and Human Rights

Law Governing Persons and Family

Ministry of Justice, Rwanda

This Law governs natural persons and family as well as relations between persons.

Rwanda 2016 Gender and Human Rights

National Policy on Elimination of Child Labour

Ministry of Public Service and Labour, Rwanda

The policy represents government’s commitment towards protecting children and fighting child labor. This is in line with the endorsement by the government of Rwanda of the International Labour Convention of 1973 concerning the Minimum Age for admission to Employment; and the International Labour Convention of 1999 concerning Worst Forms of Child Labour. The government thus intends to eliminate all forms of chid labour, and create enabling environment to address child labour underlying issues.

Rwanda 2010 Gender and Human Rights

Order on Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugee Affairs (MIDMAR)

Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugee Affairs, Rwanda

The ministerial order determines the mission, functions, organizational structure, and job positions of the Ministry of disaster management and refugee affairs (MIDMAR). The ministry shall take charge of all affairs relating to disaster management and refugee affairs. It shall also see to the development of an holistic refugee policy that caters to both national and international refugess, in line with national laws and international ratifications.

Rwanda 2011 Gender and Human Rights

National Action Plan for Gender Equality (NAP-GE) (2006-2010)

Ethiopia, Women's Affairs

Gender equality is intertwined in every fabric of a country’s economy. It surfaces at every effort geared towards economic development. The plan notes that activities charged at sustainable development will have setbacks without addressing gender equality issues. The NAP-GE works towards being the tool for the promotion of gender equitable development. It works towards attaining both national and international gender equality targets, as enshrined in the MDGs and the Ethiopian constitution.

Ethiopia 2006 Gender and Human Rights

Ethiopian Women's Development Fund Establishment Proclamation

Council of Ministers/Council of Ministers, Ethiopia

The proclamation seeks to make possible, enabling environment, and the necessary support, to facilitate the organization of women with low living standards in income generating endeavors, with a view to alleviating their general living conditions. The proclamation thus establishes the Ethiopian Women’s Development Fund as a federai government body having its own
legal personality. The Fund shall be accountable to the Prime Minister. It highlights the various objectives of the fund, the powers and duties, structure, and central organs, among others.

Ethiopia 2001 Gender and Human Rights

Domestic Violence Act, 2007 (Act 732)

Ghana, Ministry of Justice

An Act to provide protection from domestic violence particularly for women and children and for connected purposes.

Ghana 2007 Gender and Human Rights

Juvenile Justice Act, 2003 (Act 653)

Ghana, Ministry of Justice

An Act to provide a juvenile justice system, to protect the rights of juveniles, ensure an appropriate and individuals response to juvenile offenders, provide for young offenders and for connected purposes.

Ghana 2003 Gender and Human Rights

The National Reconciliation Commission Act, 2002

Ghana, Ministry of Justice

An Actto establish a Commission to seek and promote national reconciliation among the people of this country by recommending appropriate redress for persons who have suffered any injury, hurt, damage, grievance or who have in any other manner been adversely affected by abuses and violations of their human rights arising form activities or in activities of public institutions and persons holding public office during periods of unconstitutional government to provide for related matter.

Ghana 2002 Gender and Human Rights

Commission On Human Rights And Administrative Justice Act, 1993 (Act 456)

Ghana, Ministry of Justice

An Act to establish a Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice to investigate complaints of violations of fundamental human rights and freedoms, injustice and corruption; abuse of power and unfair treatment of persons by public officers in the exercise of their duties, with power to seek remedy in respect of such acts or omissions and to provide for other related purposes.

Ghana 1993 Gender and Human Rights