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.
The challenge of HIV/AIDS and poverty on the struggle for gender equality and the empowerment of women : summary on (draft)
This document focused on the summary of the challenge of HIV/AIDS and poverty on the struggle for gender equality and the empowerment of women.
Tackling women's poverty for economic growth and development in Africa
This edition of Gender Net is an appropriate sequel to the previous edition, which focused mainly on women's economic rights and the gender biases in access to and control over economic assets. It will be recalled that ...
Assessing the girl child
In promoting information on national development policies and strategies, the African Centre for the Woman (ACW) expects this report to help strengthen the ongoing dialogue with the national, regional, subregional and ...
Wheels of change: champions in the SADC gender agenda
The initiative of SADC and the Economic Commission for Africa Southern Africa Sub-Regional Office (ECA-SA) is to profile the lives and works of such champions of equality whose efforts have contributed to the improvement ...
A conceptual and analytical framework for gender mainstreaming in national accounts and national budget : words need numbers to influence them
The United Nations, through the Beijing Platform for Action and the Millennium Declaration Goals (MDGs) has identied non-market work (NMW) as a key area of policy intervention for improving the situation of those in the ...
A Technical report on a gender-aware macroeconomic model for evaluating impacts of policies on poverty reduction in Africa: the case for South Africa: part II: construction of the model and policy simulation results
This paper reports on the development and testing of a gender-aware Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) commutable general equilibrium model for South Africa to analyze the impact of fiscal policies and exogenous shocks ...
A technical report on a gender-aware macroeconomic model for evaluating impacts of policies on poverty reduction in Africa : the case for South Africa
There is a growing recognition that macroeconomic and adjustment policies may have quite different effects on men and women. The Beijing Platform for Action from the 1995 Fourth United Nations World Conference on Women ...
Self-evaluation of suprogramme 9: women in development 1994-1995
This paper focuses on self evaluation of sub programmee 9: women in development 1994 – 1995. This self evaluation exercise will cover the elements of the subprogramme with special emphasis on parliamentary services which ...
Women's human and legal rights within the family in Tanzania
Human Rights consist of demands or claims made by individuals or groups of individuals on society and the concern over the years has been the recognition promotion and protection of rights so demanded or claimed. Following ...