African women's NGOS take stock ten years after Beijing conference
African Women's NGO Forum on Beijing +10, kicking off a week of activities and meetings associated with the Seventh African Regional Conference on Women hosted by the Economic Commission for Africa. The Forum will particularly ...
African ministers expected to renew pledge for the advancement of women
The Conference will take stock of developments in the lives of African women since the Beijing summit on women's affairs ten years ago. In that context, it will focus on highlighting achievements, constraints and challenges ...
ECA, ADB, AU advocate for gender equality at opening of sixth African development forum (ADF VI)
The UN Under-Secretary - General and Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Mr. Abdoulie Janneh said "Gender equality and women's empowerment are very essential for achieving sustainable and ...