Influencing policy on information technology to meet women's needs in Africa
This brief paper introduces a discussion on some of the conceptual issues which determine whether or not African women can improve their access to and control of information and communication technologies. Recommendations ...
Violence against women in Africa
The available research on violence against women1 concludes that this problem is a reality in African societies and families and that it is spreading. it is necessary to underline that research of the issue in African ...
Report of the Expert and bureau meeting on follow-up to the fourth world conference on women
Two meetings, one of experts on follow-up to the fourth World Conference on Women and the other of the Bureau took place at the ECA Headquarters from 1 - 3 March 1996 and 3 - 5 March 1996 respectively. The two meetings ...
Kampala Action Plan on Women and Peace : adopted by the Regional Conference on Women, Peace and Development (jointly organized by OAU, UNECA and the government of Uganda, Kampala, 22-25 November 1993)
The Regional Conference on Women and Peace which took place in Kampala, Uganda between 22od and 25th November 1993 is the first of its kind in Africa. It was convened on the initiative of the Ministry of Women in Development, ...
Draft guidelines for the implementation of the African Platform for Action
In the African platform for action, on the other hand, there is a specific section dealing with institutional arrangements for implementation of activities , including, inter alia, the need for and the strengthening ...
Report to the Africa Regional Coordinating Committee for the integration of women in development (ARCC) on : (a). The meeting of the Commission on the status of women, Vienna 26 February -9 March 1990, (b). The meeting of the board of directors of the international research and training institute for the advancement of women (INSTRAW) and the development fund for women (UNIFEM)
Report on the activities of the ECA women in development programme during the period April 1992 to April 1993
The report is presented to the Africa Regional Committee for the, Integration of Women in Development (ARCC) in conformity with the ECA 1992-1993 work-programme whereby an annual report on ted to the advancement of women ...
UNPAAERD report on the engagement of African women as agents of development at all levels
The report provides sectoral analyses of current and planned activities undertaken by the UN agencies to improve the situation of African women in respect of Para 47 and 52 of the Mid Term Review, document #A/43/664, the ...