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Pathway to Gender Equality: CEDAW, Beijing and the MDGs

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,941 views
The publication points out that CEDAW, Beijing and the MDGs are mutually supporting processes and proposes ways on how to enhance the synergy among these processes to achieve gender equality.

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Gender ICT: Issues, Implications & Opportunities (Summary of Online Discussions)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,297 views
The document presents a summary of the discussions. Specific themes include access to ICTs and their use; Information, technology and women empowerment; and Women's campaigns, networks, resources and repositories on ICT.

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Who pays for the Information Society: Challenges and Issues on financing the Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 2,797 views
The book is an in-depth look at the issues surrounding financial mechanisms to achieve universal access. While the book does not focus on gender, specifically, it contributes to the knowledge base necessary for effective advocacy in ICT policy processes.

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Action Items for Gender Equality in the Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 4,140 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 | 3,153 views
This document outlines fundamental principles that the WSIS process should embrace in its reflections on information societies.

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NGO Gender Strategies Working Group Comments to the Draft Declaration

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 2,548 views
Provides language for the draft declaration and insights for the incorporation of gender in information societies.

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ICTS for Social Change

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,328 views
The document out critical ICT issues relevant to gender equality and women's empowerment in the current context of globalisation and development

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

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 2,677 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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APCWNSP Policy Guide for Gender and ICTs

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,028 views
The document outlines 10 fundamental principles in ICT policy in order to engender IT.

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Tools for Development: Using Information and Communications Technology to achieve the Millennium Development Goals

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 2,470 views
The working document was presented at WSIS side events in Geneva in December 2003. The analysis is based on the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), which includes the promotion of gender equality and empowerment of women.