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Thursday, August 28, 2008
Impact of Women’s Participation and Leadership on Outcomes
This paper examines whether women holding the positions of power and participating at various levels of decision-making make any difference in the policy arena.
Tuesday, March 04, 2008
ICTs and Gender
This paper provides an overview of the gender distribution of ICT and ICT-related employment in OECD countries, and compares these to the gender distribution of total employment. Participation in ICT-related education and training, and differences...
Tuesday, May 15, 2007
Is Greater Decisionmaking Power Of Women Associated With Reduced Gender Discrimination In South Asia?
This research paper discusses how improving women’s decisionmaking power relative to men’s within households leads to improvements in a variety of well-being outcomes for children. It describes the situation in South Asia, where these outcomes...
Tuesday, May 15, 2007
Increasing the Effective Participation of Women in Food and Nutrition Security in Africa
This brief analyzes key resources that women need to have access to and control of to ensure food and nutrition security in Africa. It argues that women should be involved not only by the means of creating new policies, but also by participating in...
Thursday, April 19, 2007
Improving Women’s Lives: World Bank Actions Since Beijing
This report describes the efforts of the World Bank to achieve the goals set forth in the Beijing Platform for Action. It discusses World Bank projects which have helped to improve the lives of women and girls and institutional changes which have...
Thursday, February 15, 2007
India - Country Report Based on Research and Dialogue with Political Parties
This report provides information on political parties in India. It examines the internal functioning and structure of the political parties, as well as the external regulations and environment which shape their work.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007
Information and Communications Technology: The Gender Dimension
This report discusses the barriers to women’s access to Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). It points out that women are underrepresented among ICT users, and that they are nearly absent as substantive producers of technology or...

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