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    Glossary on macroeconomics from a gender perspective

    BRIDGE, 2000
    This glossary provides a concise introduction to the key concepts relevant to macroeconomics and its applications, highlighting the gender dimensions of current economic thinking.
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    Memory Checks for Programme and Project Design: Household Food Security and Gender

    International Fund for Agricultural Development, 2000
    Basic 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.
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    Gender, HIV and human rights: a training manual

    United Nations Development Fund for Women, 2000
    Manual for training on the gender dimensions of HIV/AIDS.
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    Community-level interventions against HIV/AIDS from a gender perspective

    United Nations [UN] Division for the Advancement of Women, 2000
    This 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.
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    The gender aspects of the HIV/AIDS pandemic

    United Nations [UN] Division for the Advancement of Women, 2000
    Gender analysis is crucial to understanding HIV/AIDS transmission and initiating appropriate programmes of action.
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    Gender and HIV/AIDS: taking stock of research and programmes

    Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, 1999
    This 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.
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    Sharing responsibility: women, society and abortion worldwide

    Alan Guttmacher Institute, 1999
    This 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).
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    Women of the world: laws and policies affecting their reproductive lives

    Center for Reproductive Rights, formerly known as the Center for Reproductive Law and Policy, New York, 2001
    This 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 e
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    The intra-household allocation of time and tasks: what have we learnt from the empirical literature?

    Gendernet, World Bank, 2000
    Paper 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.
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    Poverty, human capital and gender: a comparative study of Yemen and Egypt

    Workshop on the Analysis of Poverty and its Determinants in the MENA Region, 2001
    The 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.

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