Report of the international conference on African Women and Economic Development : investing in our future
This document focuses on the report of the international conference on “African women and economic development: investing in our future” held on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the economic commission for Africa. ...
Report of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on the progress made in the implementation of the Dakar and Beijing platforms for action
In the last five years, the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) through its African Centre for Women (ACW) initiated a number of activities within the framework of the implementation of the Dakar and Beijing Platforms for ...
Developing African economies : the role of women: theme 1
Globalization is defined as a process through which finance, investment, production and marketing are increasingly dominated by firms whose vision and actions are not confined by national borders or national interests. ...
Programmes and strategies for 1980-85: equality, development and peace
This strategy must be seen in the context of the Plan of Action for the Integration of Women in Development in Africa, originally spelled out in 1974, as well as the 1980 World Conference for the United Nations Decade for ...
Final report of the meeting of the bureau of the comittee on women and development
The Meeting of the renewed Bureau of the Committee on Women and Development (CWD) was held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, at the United Nations Conference Center from 16-17 September 2003.the three major items of the agenda of ...
The role of women NGOS in the collection, management and dissemination of information: the case of Kenya
This paper therefore proceeds on the premise that gender information should do more than simply contribute to the improvement of social welfare needs of the family to which a woman belongs. Information should also contribute ...
Measures for collaboration between ECA's Programme for the Integration of Women in Development (PIWD) and Non Governmental Organization (NGOs)
The paper deals about Measures for collaboration between ECA's Programme for the Integration of Women in Development (PIWD) and Non Governmental Organization (NGOs).
Report of the Steering Committee Meeting
The Third Steering Committee meeting of Project RAF/87/042 "Improving the Role of Women in the Informal Sector", was held on 2-3 November, 1989 in Lusaka, Zambia. The coordinator of the project briefed the meeting on the ...