Implementation in Africa of the convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination Against Women
The present document contains the information on the Implementation in Africa of the convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination Against Women, held at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 13 - 20 April 1937.
Report of the second meeting of the Africa regional co-ordinating committee for the integration of women in development
This paper focuses on the second meeting of the Africa Regional co-ordinating Committee for the Integration of Women in development was held at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 12 to 14 March 1981 at the headquarters of the ...
Changing socio-economic conditions of women in African in the context of the Nairobi forward-looking strategies for the advancement of women
The paper deals the Nairobi Forward-Looking Strategies, adopted in 1985, made concrete recommendations as to which policy and programme measures are needed to promote women's self-reliance and full integration in the ...
Review and appraisal of the achievements in the integration of women in the development process within the context of the United Nations Decade for Women
While these concrete proposals still remain valid bases for action, the worsening economic and social conditions in Africa continue to place severe limitations on available resources and affect women most heavily. This ...
Report of the sixth meeting of the Africa Regional Co-ordinating Committee on the integration of women in development Addis Ababa Ethiopia 15-17 April 1985
The meeting had a role to play in the process of reviewing the problems and applauding the successes of the Decade. Some of the obstacles that still remained in women’s path in the Region included the exclusion of many of ...
Review and appraisal of the achievements of the United Nations decade for women in Africa
When the international community declared the period 1976-1985 as the United Nations Decade for Women: Equality, Development and Peace., it represented the culmination of a series of events which Were instrumental in ...
The employment of women in professional and higher categories in the Secretariat of the Economic Commission for Africa
Delegates at the Second, Regional Conference on the Integration of Women in development, held in Lusaka, Zambia, 3-7 December 1979, interalia discussed the employment of women in the professional and decision-making positions ...
Subregional co-operation on the production of tubers and cerals in east and southern Africa, with particular emphasis on the role of women
The scale and persistence of the food crisis in Africa during the last 20 years is of the gravest concern to African governments as well as to the international community. Food production is not able to keep pace with ...
Report of the seventh meeting of the Africa regional coordinating committee on the integration of women in development
African countries shall devote a greater proportion of.their resources to the promotion of women in development in order to reduce dependence on external aid, and there was a need for co-ordination of efforts for the ...
The Arusha forward- looking strategies for the advancement of African women beyond the United Nations decade for women
The Arusha Forward-Looking Strategies for the Advancement of African Women beyond the United Nations Decade for Women are long-term plans for the advancement of African women, principally as agents in development, up to ...