Education Minister, Dr. Aishath Ali has stated that gender equality will be implemented as a fundamental right along with higher education.
As part of the celebration for International Women’s Day, the Education Ministry tweeted that utmost priority will be given to implement gender equality through the field of education.
Education Minister Dr. Aishath Ali promised that she will take necessary steps to implement gender equality within the education system in Maldives. Students will be made aware of the importance of having equality for both male and female to fully function as a society.
“I pledge to bring about system changes that will ensure that girls and boys, not only gain access to complete their education, but also are equally empowered and have an attitude that accepts gender equality as a fundamental and social value,” – Education Minister, Dr. Aishath Ali
Maldives have been making progressive changes to its culture and traditions to include women on the front lines.