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- DocumentOneWorld.net, 1999Listing of jobs available with international volunteer agencies (plus some UK volunteer opportunities)DocumentHealth Sector Reform Research Work Programme, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, 1998How can health practitioners, researchers and managers better develop their gender analysis and learn to work in a more gender-sensitive manner? Researchers from the Gender and Health Group of the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine have proposed a series of guidelines for improving gender analysis amongst health professionals.DocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 1999Argues that the UN framework is constructed upon the concept of human rights which acknowledges the entitlements and needs of all people on the basis of their common humanity and the obligations of all governments to respect, protect and promote those rights.Document
Opportunities for Change: response from Friends of the Earth [to UK Government consultation paper on sustainable development policy]Friends of the Earth, 1998DocumentUnited Nations Children's Fund, 2000Paper assesses gender bias in schools, and asserts that the loss of potential is not for girls alone. The social and economic benefits of an educated female population have been documented in country after country.DocumentInternational Committee of the Red Cross, 2001Reports on a study aimed at improving its understanding of the specific impact that armed conflict has on women. This study, the final report of which is nearing completion, investigates the needs of women in war, the protection accorded to women by international humanitarian law, and ICRC activities on behalf of women in their worldwide operations.DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Department for Disarmament Affairs, 2001This paper demonstrates women's long term struggles for disarmament, examining, for example, UN conferences involving women and peace, the Liberian Women's Initiative.DocumentOlder Workers, 2000Paper aims to identify issues and contribute to the debate by governments, employers and trade unions, on legislative and policy measures necessary to address economic and social concerns raised by an ageing population.DocumentJournal of World System Research, 2001This paper casts a gender perspective on globalization to illuminate the contradictory effects on women workers and on women ’s activism.The paper begins by examining the various dimensions of globalization (economic,political,and cultural) with a focus on their contradictory social-gender effects.Document
The effect of early childhood development programs on women's labor force participation and older children's schooling in KenyaGendernet, World Bank, 2000Paper analyses the effect of childcare costs on households' behaviour in Kenya.