Gender Assessments and Research

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Domestic Violence Organizations Online : Risks, Ethical Dilemmas, and Liability Issues

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 3,044 views
The paper outlines the risk and liability issues related to use of the Internet and suggests risk-management guidelines to protect organizations from liability.

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Missing: Information About Women’s Lives

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 3,248 views
The paper highlights four key areas that affect women and girls where priorities have changed, funding has been cut, research findings distorted, important social differences masked, and critical committees and programs dismantled. <br />

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Tackling Debates and Challenges of New Reproductive Technologies

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 2,102 views
The primer is a guide to the current debates on new reproductive technologies (NRTs), how they are changing political landscapes, and their potential effects on women's human rights.

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Gender and Agriculture in the Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 3,362 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 - 04:26 | 4,145 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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Gender Perspectives in ICT

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 2,444 views
This paper presents an overview of gender and ICT issues, as well as key outcomes and recommendations from the expert group meeting on “Information and communication technologies and their impact on and use as an instrument for the advancement and empowerment of women” in 2002. It is presented to the plenary of the 47th session of the Commission on the Status of Women in March 2003.

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Gender and ICT in the Philippines: A Proposed Policy Framework

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 4,577 views
This paper seeks to recommend a policy framework that will address the goal of mobilising ICT to advance gender equality and women's empowerment.

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Are ICT Policies Addressing Gender Equality?

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 3,635 views
Paper on comparative study of six countries' national IT and gender policy frameworks and the extend to which global and regional gender and ICT advocacy have effected local or national policy changes. Prepared for the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific Expert Group Meeting to Review ICT Policy from a Gender Perspective, Bangkok, 18-19 December 2001.<br />

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From access to appropriation: Women and ICT policies in Latin American and the Caribbean

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 4,327 views
In this document is presented basic information on the expansion of ICTs in the Latin America Region, stating the major gaps. It also presents the results of some studies, and of an electronic consultation, which give evidence of the progress, obstacles and recommendations for policies and programs that strengthen gender equality in and through ICTs.

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National ICT policy and gender equality, Regional perspective: Asia

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:26 | 3,429 views
The paper compares national policy in a range of issues including universal access, e-governance, trafficking of women, pornography, censoreship, cybercrime and ICTs as a public good.