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.
Gender characteristics of poverty with emphasis on the rural sector
A major concern of this report is to examine the extent to which- the concept of feminization of poverty is a reality in SSA. In order to test this hypothesis one has to look into the different characteristics of poverty, ...
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 ...
Report on the AD HOC expert group meeting to discuss the draft platform for action to be submitted to the fifth African regional conference on women : 27-29 July 1994 Tunis,Tunisia ECA/ACW
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) in collaboration with the Government of Tunisia organized an Ad Hoc Expert Group Meeting preparatory to the Fifth Regional Conference on Women from 27 to 29 July ...
Follow-up to the platforms for action on peace
As African countries liberated themselves from the yoke of colonialism, its people were buoyed by the hope that they could now turn their attention to the urgent issues of development. All too quickly, their hopes were ...