This paper was published in 2003 as background material in preparation for the WSIS. It asserts that unless gender
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issues are not fully integrated into technology analyses, policyi
development and programme design, women and men will not be able to benefit equally from ICTinformation and communications technology. ">i
s and their applications. Specifically, gender needs to be an integral component in policymaking as policy involves the prioritisation of resources across different groups of users and sectors.