Comments by S. Huyer to WGIG on Draft Working Papers Identifying Issues for Internet Governance

13 June 2005
Comments submitted on the 'draft working papers' prepared by the Working Group on Internet Governance (WGIG) members, and discussed at the meeting in Geneva in February, 2005.

Gender Equity, Telecommunication Development and the ITU

13 June 2005
Canadian International Development Agency submission to the second ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference (Malta, 1998) argues for the recognition of gender implication and the incorporation of the needs of both women and men in the telecommunication development .

UN ICT Task Force - Plan of Action

12 June 2005
The Plan of Action adopted in 2001 recognizes the potential of ICTs to contribute to gender equality and the empowerment of women.

Status of Research on the Information Society

13 June 2005
The report give an overview of the current state of research undertaken in the area of the information society . Five essential subjects were selected for more detailed exploration: gender equality, cultural and linguistic diversity, freedom of expression, people with disabilities, and universal access and infoethics .

Toolkit on Gender Indicators in Engineering, Science and Technology

12 June 2005
The purpose of the Toolkit is to promote the collection of gender disaggregated data in scientific and technological activities for national and international policy.

The World Summit in Reflection

12 June 2005
The space offers a platform for substantive reflection and debate on the WSIS process, outcomes, and purposes.

WSIS: Articulating Information at the Summit

12 June 2005
The brief explores a number of moments of articulation and contradiction within the WSIS process, including gender imbalance, the politics of the inside and the outside, the space between rhetoric and action, and the lack of media coverage of a media-focussed event.

Gender Issues at the World Summit on the Information Society

12 June 2005
The paper describes and assess the efforts to secure inclusion of gender issues at the World Summit on Information Society in Geneva.

Media and Gender Monitor

12 June 2005
Media and Gender Monitor is a bi-annual publication from the WACC Women's Programme addressing a wide range of gender and communication issues.

The Global Media Monitoring Project 2005

12 June 2005
The Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP) 2005 is a grassroots media monitoring, research and advocacy project which aims to promote the fair and balanced representation of women and men in news media worldwide.