African platform for action : an introductory statement to the OAU conference of ministers of foreign affairs
The paper focuses on African Platform for Action (APA) is synthesis of regional, subregional and national perspectives and priorities, and framework for action for the formulation of policies and implementation of concrete ...
Women and the industrial development decade in Africa
The purpose of the United Nations Industrial Development Decade for Africa is to promote the development of industrialized African economies capable of generating internally self-sustained economic development by each ...
Suite donnée aux résolutions pertinentes adoptées par la vingt-septième session de la commission : dix-huitième réunion de la conférence des ministres
Dans cette résolution, le secrétaire exécutif de la Commission économique pour l’Afrique le secrétaire général de l’organisation de l’unité africaine et le Président de la Banque africaine de développement étaient pries ...
Preparations for and follow-up to regional and international conferences and programmes : Part I
This report is divided into two parts. Part I presents the progress report on the international conferences/summits, namely the international Conference on Population and Development; the World Summit for Social Development; ...
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 ...
Resumes des rapports nationaux (Francais) CAF (CEA), (16-23 novembre 1994, Dakar, Senegal)
La présence de la femme dans les instances de décisions, bien qu'en nombre infime, s’affirme de plus en plus. Ainsi en 1994, on compte 2 femmes Ministres, 1 femme Ministre. Délégué, 2 femmes Secrétaires Généraux, 2 femmes ...
Improving the communications network at the African training and research centre for women (ATRCW): Bi-lateral project with the government of Italy
Objective of the project is improved channels of communication between ATRCW and member government's women's national machineries. UN agencies. development organizations, media institutions etc.
Violence against women: the case of Africa
The available research on violence against women allows to conclude that this problem is reality in African societies and families and that it is spreading. However, it is necessary to underline that the research of the ...