Gender mainstreaming at ECA: Review of the past, present and future
The seventh meeting of the Coordinating Committee on African Statistical Development (CASD) took place at the Headquarters of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on 21 and 22 May 1997.The meeting was attended by the ...
A Study of the economic empowerment of women and their role in the socio-economic development of Africa a
This paper presents A Study of the economic empowerment of women and their role in the socio-economic development of Africa held in August 1996, at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Traditional and cultural practices harmful to the girl-child : a cross sectional review
In is hoped that this paper on traditional and cultural practices harmful to the every girl-child will shed some light on the extent to which this is an issue which needs addressing at all levels of government and society. ...
Declaration of the sixth African regional conference on women : mid-term review of the implementation of the Dakar and Beijing platforms for action 22-26 November, 1999, Addis Ababa
To-date, forty-seven African countries have ratified the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women. ● There is an increase in the participation of women in politics and decision-making . ...
Women's human and legal rights within the family in tanzania
The United Republic of Tanzania is situated just south of the equator between the great lakes of Victoria, Tanganyika and Nyasa on the Western frontier and the Indian Ocean to the East. It shares common borders with eight ...
Information sur la population en Afrique : population et environment en Afrique
Le taux de croissance démographique élevé, la localisation inégale du peuplement et la pauvreté dégradent l’environnement africain. Les plus graves problèmes d’environnement auxquels l’Afrique se heurte actuellement sont ...
Synthesis of the outcome of the gender networking meeting
The Expert Group Meeting on Gender Networking was convened by the African Centre for Women of the Economic Commission for Africa, with the objective of developing strategies for networking among diverse actors on three ...
Women in Southern Africa situation analysis
The first section presents a summary of the genera! Situation of women in the three areas of focus in the sub-region using the most recent quantitative and qualitative data from these countries where available; in some ...
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 : archives speeches and writings for 1999
The main objective of the meeting was to establish a Technical Preparatory Committee and to develop strategies to facilitate the organisation of the Conference. The organizations present were invited on the basis of their ...
Publications archive: African centre for women: study tour cum training in food processing
The study tour focused on the food processing sector in which a large percentage of women in Africa are engaged. Through this programme, ECA and UNDP seek to facilitate the establishment of learning artnerships and provide ...