Report on the Franco-African conference on women and development : held in Paris,France on 16 - 17 nov.1992
This paper focuses on major highlights of the conference and decisions reached and suggest a few measures for follow-up action.
The political empowerment of women: preliminary Assessment Report
This paper assesses the achievements of governments and United Nations agencies in the area of Women in Power and Decision Making, interviews and documentary surveys were carried out to establish the following: the amount ...
Report : sixth African Regional Conference on Women on Mid-term Review of the Dakar and Beijing Platforms for Action
ECA, through the African Centre for Women (ACW) was mandated to follow up and support implementation of the Dakar and Beijing Platforms for Action and report to the United Nations Secretariat. The Report by African Governments ...
Report:First Preparatory Meeting for the Sixth African Regional Conference on Women for the Mid-Decade Review of the Implementation of the Dakar and Beijing Platforms for Action
The first preparatory meeting for the Sixth African Regional Conference on Women for the mid-decade review of the implementation of the Dakar and Beijing Platforms For Action was held in Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia, from 26 to ...
Achieving good governance, Theme 2: the essential participation of women
The empowerment and autonomy of women and the improvement of their social, economic and political status are essential factors in the achievement of both transparent and accountable government and administration, as well ...
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 ...
The evolution of the Africa regional coordinating committee to the committee on women and development
This background document is prepared by the African Centre for women to trace the origin of the African Regional Coordinating Committee on the Integration of women in Development (ARCC) and its subsequent evolution to the ...
Progress report on the appraisal and assessment of the implementation of the Abuja declaration on participatory development : the role of women in Africa in the 1990s, a regional perspective
The primary objective of this report is to present the progress made on the overall implementation of the Abuja Declaration and is the first review on the implementation of the Abuja Declaration to be presented to the ...