Strategies for including a Gender Perspective in African Information and Communications Technologies(ICTs) Policy
African policy makers face many economic, social and political challenges as they seek to improve material living standards and quality of life, and undertake their task of transformation in a context of complexity, rapid ...
Business Management in the Informal Sector: A Case Study of Market Women
This report presents the major findings of a study of the business management practices, inadequacy, and needs of Ugandan women market traders among 489 Ugandan women aged 15 years and above in the towns of Kampala.
Impact of improved rural transport on women in Africa :. country report : Zimbabwe.
This document is in two parts. Part I outlines an analytical framework on women and transport and part II provides a synthesis of the studies. Ideally, the analytical framework ought to have been developed prior to the ...
Report of mission to Blantyre, Malawi to attend workshop on youth initiative on environment and development organized by the commonwealth youth programme, Africa Centre, Blantyre Malawi, 17-24 July 1995
The Workshop on Youth Initiative on Environment and Development was organized by the Commonwealth Youth Programme (CYP), Africa Centre, of the Commonwealth Regional Office based in Lusaka Zambia, in collaboration with the ...
Gender training needs assessment mission: final draft
This paper focuses on the gender training needs assessment mission. African Centre for Women has in this context identified two new strategic areas, the economic Empowerment of Women and Gender Mainstreaming across all ...
Creating opportunities for Africa's new generation : theme 4
In spite of concerted efforts over the past three decades, to increase girls’ and boys’ access to schooling and to reduce the disparities between them, there still exists a considerable degree of bias against girls in the ...
Achieving women and the information age : a rare opportunity : theme 3
This is an opportune time and a crucial moment for women to have input and for stakeholders to be sensitized to the gender dimension of ICT policy. Policy must take into account the needs of women, as well as men, at all ...
Report on the ad hoc expert group meeting to discuss the draft platform for action to be submitted to the fifth African Regional Conference
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) in collaboration with the Government of Tunisia organized an Ad Hoc Expert Group Meeting preparatory to the Fifth Regional Conference on Women from 27 to 29 July ...
Etat d'adhésion des Etats africains à la convention sur l'élimination de toutes les formes de discrimination des femmes
La promotion des droits fondamentaux des femmes et des fillettes en Afrique figure parmi les principaux objectifs que s'est assigné le Centre africain pour la femme dans son programme d'action.
La première réunion préparatoire de la Sixième Conférence Régionale Africaine de revue a mi-parcours de la mise en oeuvre des plate-forme de Dakar et Beijing s'est tenue a Addis-Abeba, Ethiopie du 26 au 27 Janvier 1999 au ...