Official March Past Event for International Women’s Day

Photo9The UN System in Cameroon participated at the official March Past Event on 8 March organised by the Government, chaired by the Minister of Women’s Empowerment and the Family; Her Excellency Marie Therese Abena Ondoa, representing the First Lady of Cameroon.

An estimate of 35,000 women and men participated at the march past event which took place at the 20th May boulevard in the nation’s capital city of Yaounde, as was done across Cameroon.

Photo91Some 60 female and male UN Staff members took part in the colourful march past with banners carrying the IWD 2016 theme, led by some Heads of UN Agencies.