JNCW

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JNCWJordanian National Commission for Women (Jordan)
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Legislators have amended several articles in the Penalty Law and are now looking into articles in the Labor and Personal Status laws, said Salma Nims, Secretary General of the Jordanian National Commission for Women (JNCW), in a statement released Wednesday.
The Jordanian National Commission for Women (JNCW) pursues the corresponding governmental policies, and they are supportive of the mentioned quota system.
"While I am totally for ending the discriminatory policy against Jordanian women, the government should immediately remove all barrier to their children," Salma Nims, secretary-general of the Jordanian National Commission for Women, whose organization was set to host the unveiling of the report, told Arab News.
"We haven't created enough protection services and we have not made any effort to change social attitude," said Salma Nims, secretary general of the Jordanian National Commission for Women, a semi-governmental body that promotes women's issues.
She has worked for the International Commission of Jurists, and is the secretary-general of the Jordanian National Commission for Women.
the Jordanian National Commission for Women Asma Kheder said in remarks to
Asma Khader the Secretary General of the Jordanian National Commission for Women appreciated this co-operation that supports the Women's Complaints Office, which is considered one of the most important initiatives that the commission supports.
The committee which is headed by the minister of planning and international cooperation, comprises minister of political and parliamentary affairs, labour minister, state minister for institutional performance development, minister of education and minister of higher education and scientific research, state minister for legal affairs, minister of social development, minister of health, minister of culture and youth, the government coordinator for human rights and secretary general of the Jordanian National Commission for Women. //Petra//ON 28/10/2018 10:20:09
Although Jordan has achieved enormous progress in amending or initiating legislation to support women advancement and to remove bias and discrimination against women, there is still a long way to go (The Jordanian National Commission for Women, 2011).
The World Population DayCOs activities in Jordan will be taking place with the help of many partners that include the Higher Council for Youth, the Department of Statistics, the Ministry of Planning, Queen Zein Al Sharaf Institute for Development, the Ministry of Health and the Jordanian National Commission for Women.
CyWaraqatiCO campaignThe Jordanian National Commission for Women (JNCW) on Monday launched a campaign to answer around 100 frequently asked questions by women about their legal rights.The one-year campaign entitled C[pounds sterling]WaraqatiC[yen] (My Paper) seeks to increase womenCOs awareness about their legal rights, as well as those of their childrenCOs, in several fields.Jordan Valley planDuring a visit to Mallaha, HM King Abdullah II directed on Monday concerned authorities to build housing units for impoverished families to replace their worn-out houses.
The delegation comprises Permanent Mission of Jordan to the United Nations Office in Geneva, representatives from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Social Development, Ministry of Justice, security apparatuses, Chief Justice Department, the Jordanian National Commission for Women, judicial authority, and civil community organizations.
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