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    Asian Women Workers Newsletter vol. 35: women workers at the frontline of sustainable solutions

    Committee for Asian Women, 2010
    This newsletter reports on the issues, news, struggles and life experiences of Asian women workers.
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    Understanding and challenging HIV stigma toward entertainment workers: Cambodia edition - toolkit for action

    International Center for Research on Women, USA, 2010
    There is a growing recognition in Cambodia that stigma and discrimination toward entertainment workers (EWs) plays a key role in increasing the vulnerability of EWs to HIV infection.
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    Grassroots speakout on UN Women: outcome document

    Huairou Commission, 2011
    On March 2nd, grassroots women leaders from around the world voiced their key recommendations and experiences to Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women, Dr. Michelle Bachelet, and other representatives of UN Women and governments. A supportive audience of leaders of the global women’s movement and gender advocates filled the room beyond capacity.
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    Injustice on our plates: immigrant women in the U.S. food industry

    Southern Poverty Law Center, 2010
    SPLC researchers interviewed approximately 150 women who are either currently undocumented or have spent time in the U.S. as undocumented immigrants. The women all have worked in the U.S. food industry in Arkansas, California, Florida, Iowa, New York or North Carolina. A few have now obtained legal status. The interviews took place from January through March of 2010.
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    The first pan-India survey of sex workers: a summary of preliminary findings

    Sampada Gramin Mahila Sanstha, 2011
    This summary, written under the aegis of the Center for Advocacy on Stigma and Marginalisation (CASAM), presents the preliminary results of the first pan-India survey on sex workers. These preliminary findings have been developed for an event in Mumbai on 30 April 2011. The authors appreciate the opportunity to discuss their research with an audience of critical stakeholders.
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    Telling our story: women and business - drivers of development

    International Finance Corporation, 2011
    Telling Our Story: Women and Business focuses on how IFC is working with strategic partners to identify innovative approaches to promote women in business and helping create opportunities to transform local and global markets. The Telling Our Story series puts a human face on IFC's work, featuring short profiles of leading projects and the people whose lives they improve.
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    On the map: charting the landscape of girl work

    International Center for Research on Women, USA, 2010
    Girls receive a disproportionally small share of the total development dollars invested globally each year, but the field is primed for even greater action and investment. Before charting the way forward, it is important to understand more about current efforts underway on behalf of girls...
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    Impacts of international migration and remittances on child outcomes and labour supply in Indonesia: How does gender matter?

    World Bank, 2011
    This policy research working paper empirically investigates rising international migration and remittances in Indonesia. It particularly examines the ways in which female migration (approximately 80% of Indonesia’s migrant workers in 2007) affects the livelihoods of the migrants’ origin households.
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    Gender equality and social dialogue in South Africa

    International Labour Organization, 2011
    This working paper is the South African report for the social dialogue and gender equality research project — coordinated by the Industrial and Employment Relations Department (DIALOGUE) in cooperation with the Bureau for Gender Equality of the International Labour Office.
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    Gender Equality and Social Dialogue in India

    International Labour Organization, 2011
    This working paper was produced by the International Labour Organisation’s Bureau for Gender Equality in cooperation with the industrial and employment relations department and the ILO Decent Work technical support team for South Asia.

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