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 ...
Mission report to Botswana : preparation of the national report for the committee on the elimination of discrimination against women (CEDAW)
The principle of equal rights of men and women is affirmed in the charter of the United Nations (promulgated in 1946), as well as in the Universal Declaration on Human Rights, which dates from 1948). This principle has ...
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 ...
Institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women: mid-term review of the implementation of the Dakar and Beijing platforms for action
The main body of this paper is organized in the framework of the three Strategic Objectives of the Global Platform for Action regarding institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women.
Report of mission to African development Bank, Abidjan : Cote d'Ivoire, 25-26 february 1999
The African Development Bank (ADB) has a mandate to promote the Economic and Social development of its member countries. In 1990 the Bank issued a policy paper on Women in Development and efforts have since then been made ...
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 : Report
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 ...
Report of the first workshop on development and application of gender indicators for monitoring the economic empowerment of women in Africa : Johannesburg,South Africa
The workshop design was based on a participatory methodology with a view to eliciting the maximum contribution from participants already familiar with the major areas of the debate. This was a process workshop as opposed ...
The Beijing + five (5) Liberia country report on gender equality and women empowerment : report 1995-1999
This paper contains reports on the status of programs implementation at both the Governmental and NGO levels. Other areas include the achievements, constraints and lesson learned. Most information presented are antidote ...