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Rocket science or social science? Involving women in the creation of computing

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:32 | 2,805 views
With the rapid development of new kinds of networks – both the Internet itself and the new groupings enabled by the Internet, the Oxford Internet Institute identified a need to address the impact of these trends on women in the computing professions. The document presents results of one-day forum which brought senior women in the computing industry and those whose role is to research gender and...

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The consequences of the sex industry in the European Union (draft report)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:32 | 3,314 views
This European Parliament draft report to the vast expansion of the sex industry world wide; it highlights the sex industry's use of all types of information communication systems and emphasises link between the sex industry pornography and trafficking in women, prostitution and other violations women's human rights. The report calls for specific measures, such adoption of national...

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e-Living: Life in a Digital Europe (IST-2000-25409)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:25 | 2,868 views
Final e-Living project report. The material in this report examines the use of ICTs by age, gender, educational and working groups.

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Roma Information Project: The Roma Women's Movement Takes on Technology

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:25 | 3,322 views
Roma women thoughts regarding the Open Society Institute and the Advocacy Project carried out Roma information Project (RIP). The goal of the project was to introduce a selected number of Roma women organisation in Central and Easter Europe to information technology.

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Report on Women in the New Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:24 | 3,764 views
The report on women in the new Information Society highlights that the public debate on the impact of the new technologies has so far ignored the gender dimension. It calls on measures intended to include women in all sectors of the new ICT, to fully involve women in planning anddecision-making on policies and management and to encounter stereotyped attitudes to ICT in education and vocational...

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Women & Science: Statistics and Indicators

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:24 | 3,291 views
Website contain indicators on the subject of women and science for the 25 EU Member States.

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She figures 2003

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:24 | 3,434 views
The "She Figures 2003" report provides a detailed statistical analysis of women's participation in all aspects of science (education, employment, and research), existing gender differences across scientific fields and gender equality in setting the scientific agenda.

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Women, science and technology: Measuring recent progress towards gender equality

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:24 | 3,609 views
Latest Eurostat data show that although women are still significantly under-represented in scientific and engineering disciplines, the numbers of female graduates in these fields have increased over the last few years. The new figures on “Women, science and technology: Measuring recent progress towards gender equality" provide continuing evidence of a narrowing of the gender gap for...

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Eurobarometer Survey "Europeans, Science and Technology"

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:24 | 2,404 views
The Eurobarometer survey offers an insight into how European citizens view science and technology.

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Communications, Education and Employment for Women through Information Technology (CEEWIT)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:24 | 3,247 views
The site of Communications, Education and Employment features methodology and teaching material for the training of women in rural areas in the use of IT technology and the Internet and to run test courses.