Promoting the advancement of women in Ethiopia: Beijing + 5 country report
The Women's Policy primarily amis at institutionalizing the political, economic and social rights of women by creating an appropriate structure in government offices and institutions so that the public policies and ...
African platform for action: African common position for the advancement of women: adopted at the Fifth African Regional Conference on Women, Dakar, Senegal 16 - 23 November 1994
The African Platform for Action is a synthesis of regional perspectives and priorities as well as a framework for action for the formulation of policies and implementation of concrete and sustainable programs for the ...
Patterns, causes and consequences for development planning of female migration in selected ECA member states
This paper focuses on the patterns, trends, causes and consequences of female migration in Africa, by presenting a general review as well as a case study of Lesotho, Namibia and Zimbabwe.
Barriers to access of rural women to land, livestock, other productive assets, extension services and credit in selected African countries
Women's access to and control of land is an important, even crucial issue because of its relation to and implications for food production and food security in the region. Women in rural Africa often do not own the land ...
A roll call of Africa's distinguished daughters
This publication helps to show the areas in which African women excel and answers questions about the qualities and training which enable them to persevere in a given field or branch out into others. It also shows the areas ...
The African Centre for Women : ACW
This document presents The African centre for woman, the long-term objectives are to assist ECA member states improving the socio-economic conditions of Africa women to enhance their contribution to development and to ...
African women and leadership
There are several activities in which African women leaders are becoming more visible. Some of these areas Include working with conflict-resolution and prevention, entrepreneurship, grassroots mobilization, international ...