education

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Toolkit on Gender Indicators in Engineering, Science and Technology

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:32 | 3,462 views
The purpose of the Toolkit is to promote the collection of gender disaggregated data in scientific and technological activities for national and international policy.

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Gender and Agriculture in the Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:26 | 2,961 views
The paper explores ICTs in relation to gender, specifically focusing on gender and ICT applications in agricultural and rural development in developing countries.

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Engendering Information & Communication Technologies: Challenges & Opportunities for Gender-Equitable Development

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:26 | 3,457 views
The brochure highlights ways on how to engender ICTs and explores the World Bank's efforts to address gender issues in information technology projects.

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Women's Electronic Network Training (WENT)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:26 | 2,045 views
The Women's Electroninic Networking Training (WENT) promotes the use of information and communication technology to enhance women's role and capacity in social and policy advocacy.

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Asia Report on the Gender Evaluation Methodology (GEM) Testing

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:26 | 2,773 views
Report of the Gender Evaluation Methodology (GEM) Testing Process in Asia participated by a diverse set of initiatives from five countries.

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Tester Report: Capacity Building of Lithuanian Women Through ICT & Networking

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:26 | 3,257 views
This document presents project “Capacity Building of Lithuanian Women Through ICT & Networking” evaluation of a feedback from women who attended courses on Computer Basics and Internet.

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Report from the ICT Training for Bulgarian Women

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:26 | 3,550 views
The report is based on the experience from the ICT Training for Bulgarian Women from NGOs

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Teaching and the use of ICT in Hungary

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:26 | 2,974 views
It provides an overview of the context for ICT development in<br /><br />Hungary, examines the initial and especially the in-service teacher training provided to facilitate teachers' use of ICT in their pedagogical practice, notes the obstacles and some<br /><br />recent incentives for career and professional development in this field, and analyses governmental and...

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Critical Issues Pertaining to the Gender Dimension of Biotechnology Policy

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:25 | 2,654 views
This paper surveys existing research on the impact of biotechnology in a number of important areas relevant to development policy and gender such as agriculture, health, traditional knowledge and biodiversity. The paper concludes by making a series of recommendations about the need for further research on critical areas.

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Gender Equality and Poverty Reduction in the Knowledge Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:25 | 3,419 views
The emphasis on ICT as a tool of economic and social empowerment for underprivileged women raises new research questions that are relevant both for advocacy and project work by NGOs as well as for policy intervention by national and international bodies. The paper assesses women&#8217;s access to and use of ICTs for social empowerment and poverty reduction.<br /><br /><br />