Preparations for and follow-up to regional and international conferences and programmes : Part I
This report is divided into two parts. Part I presents the progress report on the international conferences/summits, namely the international Conference on Population and Development; the World Summit for Social Development; ...
Changing socio-economic conditions of women in Africa in the context of the Nairobi forward looking strategies
Since the Nairobi Conference (July 1935) and the adoption of the Nairobi Forward-Looking Strategies by the United Nations General Assembly, the world and the African region in Particular has witnessed an unprecedented ...
Appraisal and assessment of the implementation of the Abuja declaration on participatory development : the role of women in Arica in the 1990s, a regional perspective
The primary objective of this report is to present the progress made on the overall implementation of the Abuja Declaration and is the first review on the implementation of the Abuja Declaration to be presented to 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 ...
Report of the eighth meeting of the Africa Regional Co-ordinating Committee for the Integration of Women in the Development Process
The meeting was opened by the outgoing President of ARCC. In her introductory note, she congratulated the new States members of ARCC on their election as members of the committees of their respective subregions. The meeting ...
Economic empowerment of women: progress report on the proposed African bank for women and promotion of women entrepreneurship
The ECA conference of ministers requested the secretariat of the commission to complete the final study on practical modalities for setting up a regional financial institution for women and to ensure its establishment and ...
Report of the second regional conference on the integration of women in development
The present document contains information on the Report of the Second Regional Conference on the Integration of Women in Development. The main purpose of the Conference was to review progress and obstacles in achieving ...
Advancement of women in Africa : progress report on the establishment of the federation of African women entrepreneurs, an African bank for women and preparations for the fourth world conference on women
This document is a progress report on the establishment of the federation of African women entrepreneurs, an African bank for women and preparations for the fourth world conference on women, on The Advancement of women in Africa.