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- DocumentBRIDGE, 2000This glossary provides a concise introduction to the key concepts relevant to macroeconomics and its applications, highlighting the gender dimensions of current economic thinking.DocumentInternational Fund for Agricultural Development, 2000Basic training guide, intended as a support to design teams and project planners in diagnosing and focusing on critical issues relevant to gender and household food security.It contains a summary of issues to address in design - a set of questions related to household food security and gender that need to be answered in designing a project, a programme or an activity.DocumentUnited Nations Development Fund for Women, 2000Manual for training on the gender dimensions of HIV/AIDS.DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Division for the Advancement of Women, 2000This paper deliberately avoids dwelling on the epidemiology of HIV/AIDS, its impact on women, families, communities and on development. The author chooses rather to focus on some salient issues pertaining to Community Level Health Interventions Against HIV/AIDS from a Gender Perspective.The paper outlines policy recommendations and potential interventions in the short/medium and long-term.DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Division for the Advancement of Women, 2000Gender analysis is crucial to understanding HIV/AIDS transmission and initiating appropriate programmes of action.DocumentJoint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, 1999This paper examines research on gender as it relates to women’s and men’s different vulnerabilities to HIV infection, and their different abilities to access resources for care and support in order to cope with the impact of the epidemic.In most societies gender influences individual and societal risk of HIV/AIDS.DocumentAlan Guttmacher Institute, 1999This report by the Alan Guttmacher Institute (AGI) brings together research findings about induced abortion and unplanned pregnancy worldwide. Chapter 4 analyses worldwide data on levels, trends and patterns of abortion, comparing legalised with illegal abortions and taking into account women’s age, region and country (developed versus developing worlds).DocumentCenter for Reproductive Rights, formerly known as the Center for Reproductive Law and Policy, New York, 2001This document is the product of a unique series of collaborative reports between the U.S.-based Center for Reproductive Law and Policy and national-level NGOs around the world. CRLP and NGOs in have surveyed laws and policies in Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe with respect to the following issues:governmental health and population policies with an eDocument
The intra-household allocation of time and tasks: what have we learnt from the empirical literature?Gendernet, World Bank, 2000Paper presents a synthesis of the empirical literature on intra household time use in developing countries. It discusses the importance of studying time allocated to various activities, market work for wages, work on the family enterprise and different kinds of housework, from a policy standpoint.DocumentWorkshop on the Analysis of Poverty and its Determinants in the MENA Region, 2001The objective of this study is to examine the impacts of poverty on children's health status and educational attainment in Yemen and Egypt. The hypothesis is children from poor families, particularly girls have lower health status, lower educational attainment, and are most likely to engage in child labour.