Exploring Mechanisms to Stimulate the Increased Participation of Women in Science, Engineering and Technology: International Experiences

The document is the first part of the report on a comprehensive study on the status of women in high-level ICTs in South Africa. It describes international experiences, with particular emphasis on Finland, that provide insights for consideration in addressing South Africa's needs on on stimulating the participation of women in high-level ICTs.
The report is divided into the following chapters:
1. Introduction and Background
2. Key Words and Meanings
3. Experiences of WomenIT – Women in Industry and Technology in Finland
4. Experiences from other countries

Europe

European Union (EU)/Commission (EC) policy
Britain

Other European countries

Asia

Korea
China
Malaysia

Africa


5. Summary and recommendations
6. References
Publication date: 
Domingo, Diciembre 17, 2006
Year of publication: 
2006