Dedicated to the advancement and empowerment of women in The Bahamas the Commission on Women is committed to being a Champion for women.  This Commission is led by Commissioner Sandena Neely and Administrator Zella Symonette.


Commissioner Sandena Neely:


The Commission on Women’s 2020 Goal(s) include:

  1. 1. Engaging key stakeholders from all sectors of Bahamian Society in an invitation-only One Day working virtual summit designed to address current issues facing women; inclusive of revisiting the Convention on the elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). 
  2. 2. Formalizing a partnership between the Commission and the Sister/Sister Breast Cancer Support Group to drive ongoing awareness and practically explore ways it may demonstrate kindness to Cancer Victims.