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Action Items for Gender Equality in the Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 4,087 views
The document outlines concrete recommendations for actions in a myriad of areas to address problems of gender equity in ICTs, ranging from basic access issues to decision making power and presence.<br /><br /><br />

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The "Seven Musts": Priority Issues for Gender Equality in the WSIS Process

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,135 views
This document outlines fundamental principles that the WSIS process should embrace in its reflections on information societies.

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Call to Governments (WSIS Intersessional, July 15-18, 2003, Paris)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 2,655 views
The NGO Gender Strategies Working Group, which includes the APC WNSP, issued this Call to Governments given their grave concerns regarding the complete lack of attention to gender issues in the WSIS declaration and process.

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Using a Gender-Based Analysis in Developing a Canadian Access Strategy: Background Report

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,780 views
The report examines universal access issues in the Canadian context.

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Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and Gender Equality

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 4,122 views
E-discussion on the impact of ICT on gender relations and the ways ICT can be used to overcome gender inequalities. sharing ideas, opinions, concerns, and lessons learned with development practitioners, policy makers, and academics.

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Gender Issues in ICT policy in developing countries: an overview

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,922 views
The paper highlights specific measures that could be incorporated into ICT policy in developing countries to ensure gender equality.

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Overcoming the gender digital divide: understanding ICTs and their potential for the empowerment of women

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 4,149 views
The document is a synthesis of the results of the Virtual Seminar Series on gender and ICT, and online forum for exchange of research-based knowledge and information.

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Some thoughts on gender and telecommunications/ICT statistics and indicators

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,933 views
The paper emphasises the importance of gender disaggregated statistics and indicators in informing national and global ICT policies.

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Cutting Edge Pack: Gender and ICTs

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,317 views
BRIDGE&#8217;s Cutting Edge Pack on Gender and ICTs consists of two components: the Overview Report and the Supporting Resources Collection.

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Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) and Gender

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,705 views
The paper is a survey and brief analysis of various research studies and publications done on gender and ICTs between 1998 and 2001. The author identifies women’s lack of participation in ICT policymaking and production as one of the key issues to consider in bridging the gender digital divide.