Tonga CSO Coalition supporting CEDAW goes to Church Leaders to clarify misconceptions about CEDAW at the same time respecting each religion’s faith.
Tonga’s PSA Secretary Ms. Mele ‘Amanaki told TNEWS, they have met with the President of the Seventh Day Adventist last Thursday, President of the FWC on Monday and the Cardinal of the Catholic Church today.
Meeting with the other Church leaders will follow in the next weeks according to their convenient.
Mele ‘Amanaki goes on to say that it is a blessing talking to these leaders, respecting ones faith, and understanding CEDAW for what its purpose, i.e. to Eliminate Discrimination Against Women to ensure their well-being socially, economically & spiritually.