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Women and Economic Policy (Oxfam Focus on Gender Series)

Barbara Evers

Women and Economic Policy (Oxfam Focus on Gender Series)

by Barbara Evers

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Oxfam Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • Women"s studies,
  • ASIA,
  • Africa,
  • Caribbean islands,
  • Europe,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11613665M
    ISBN 100855982608
    ISBN 109780855982607

    United Methodist Women is engaging in education to better understand these changes in economic policy and how they impact women, youth and children. We will be exploring these realities in our communities, state, and nation and taking action to seek greater equity and dignity, living wages, sustainable livelihoods and economic security for all. This book is a multi-disciplinary exploration of the intersection, relationship, and connection between higher education, economic development, and gender in post-Apartheid South Africa. In just twenty years, South Africa has rewritten its constitution, restructured its macroeconomic growth and.

    Empowering women: legal rights and economic opportunities in Africa (English) Abstract. This book looks at the property rights and legal capacity of women, how and why they differ from those of men, and how these differences affect women's economic and entrepreneurial opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa. Women empowerment and economic development are closely related: in one direction, development alone can play a major role in driving down inequality between men and women; in the other direction Author: Syamala Devi Bhoganadam.

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