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GraceNet Silicon Valley

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,581 views
GraceNet is a women's network named after Grace Hopper, whose pioneering work in computer programming and cryptography provides inspiration and encouragement for women who work in computing and related fields. This network's mission is "to promote the contributions of women in technology and to leverage the intellectual and creative capital of women."

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Toolkit on Gender Indicators in Engineering, Science and Technology

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 4,093 views
The purpose of the Toolkit is to promote the collection of gender disaggregated data in scientific and technological activities for national and international policy.

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Gender and Agriculture in the Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 3,226 views
The paper explores ICTs in relation to gender, specifically focusing on gender and ICT applications in agricultural and rural development in developing countries.

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Engendering Information & Communication Technologies: Challenges & Opportunities for Gender-Equitable Development

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 3,912 views
The brochure highlights ways on how to engender ICTs and explores the World Bank's efforts to address gender issues in information technology projects.

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Women's Electronic Network Training (WENT)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 2,187 views
The Women's Electroninic Networking Training (WENT) promotes the use of information and communication technology to enhance women's role and capacity in social and policy advocacy.

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Asia Report on the Gender Evaluation Methodology (GEM) Testing

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 3,353 views
Report of the Gender Evaluation Methodology (GEM) Testing Process in Asia participated by a diverse set of initiatives from five countries.

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Report from the ICT Training for Bulgarian Women

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 4,062 views
The report is based on the experience from the ICT Training for Bulgarian Women from NGOs

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Tester Report: Capacity Building of Lithuanian Women Through ICT & Networking

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 3,614 views
This document presents project “Capacity Building of Lithuanian Women Through ICT & Networking” evaluation of a feedback from women who attended courses on Computer Basics and Internet.

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Teaching and the use of ICT in Hungary

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 3,374 views
It provides an overview of the context for ICT development in<br /><br />Hungary, examines the initial and especially the in-service teacher training provided to facilitate teachers' use of ICT in their pedagogical practice, notes the obstacles and some<br /><br />recent incentives for career and professional development in this field, and analyses governmental and...

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Critical Issues Pertaining to the Gender Dimension of Biotechnology Policy

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:25 | 2,954 views
This paper surveys existing research on the impact of biotechnology in a number of important areas relevant to development policy and gender such as agriculture, health, traditional knowledge and biodiversity. The paper concludes by making a series of recommendations about the need for further research on critical areas.