Women and science-led development
The application of science and technology to development in Africa remains a major challenge even after numerous attempts to implement strategies (1, 2, 3) for the promotion of a science-led modernization of all economic ...
Women in the peace process: Part I
Peace as stated in the Nairobi Forward-looking Strategies, includes not just the absence of war, violence or hostilities at the national and international levels, but also the enjoyment of economic stability social justice ...
Fifth African regional conference on women : 16-23 November 1994 Dakar, Senegal
The paper deals about the 1985 Nairobi Forward-looking Strategies for the Advancement of Women (NFLS) contained three interrelated and mutually reinforcing objectives: Equality, Development and Peace. The Nairobi Strategies ...
Fifth African regional conference on women: Part V
The Conference was a culmination of two years of preparatory work by African states, who prepared country reports; of sub-regional and regional workshops sponsored by the UN, expert meetings with strong involvement of the ...
Draft African platform for action for fifth African regional conference on women : introductory statement by Layashi Yaker
Introductory statement by Layashi Yaker at the African platform for action for fifth African regional conference on women.
The African Federation of Women Entrepreneurs (AFWE) and the creation of an African Bank for women : progress report
This paper focuses on the ECA Conference of Ministers will review progress made towards the implementation of its resolution 736 (XXVII) on "Women and access to resources in the 1990s" which invited member States to promote ...
Women and economic policies in Africa
At independence, most African countries had reasonable foreign exchange reserves, for example, countries such as Ghana, Cote d'lvoire, Kenya and Zambia. Zambia, for instance, was at the time of independence from Britain ...
The fifteenth meeting of the African Regional Coordinating Committee for the Integration of Women In Development was held at Addis Ababa Ethiopia from 20 -22 April 1994.The activities undertaken by the Economic Commission ...