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Gender, sustainable development and the urban poor in Nigeria

Gender, sustainable development and the urban poor in Nigeria

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Published by Hisis Publishing in Port Harcourt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria,
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Women in development -- Nigeria,
    • Sustainable development -- Nigeria,
    • Sex role -- Government policy -- Nigeria,
    • Urban poor -- Nigeria,
    • Nigeria -- Social policy,
    • Nigeria -- Economic policy

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Yomi Oruwari.
      ContributionsOruwari, Yomi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1240.5.N6 G45 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 186 p. ;
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4015625M
      ISBN 109780411747
      LC Control Number2001385053
      OCLC/WorldCa48171348

      sustainable development and national security in Nigeria. To respond to the challenges of gender inequalities, there is a need to recognise the main issues leading to inequality between genders. The research methodology is termed as qualitative research, with the use of primary data gottenFile Size: KB. Gender in niGeria report improvinG the Lives of GirLs and Women in niGeria ExEcutivE summaRy iii eXeCutive summarY this report provides a comprehensive view of gender in nigeria. It assesses progress in key areas, including: employment and livelihoods, education and health, political representation, and violence. It.

      This Sustainable Urban Development Textbook examines a total of 43 selected topics of sustainable urban environmental development and urban management practices. The topics are arranged in and/or living in urban areas. It is acknowledged and broadly accepted in Nigerian society that it is a Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development (b), Nigeria Gender Statistics Book (6) UNDP () Human Development Report Nigeria (7) National Bureau of Statistics () Poverty Profile for NigeriaFile Size: KB.

      Are Women the Key to Sustainable Development? about the author Candice Stevens is the former Sustainable Development Advisor of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), where she was also Head of the Industry Division, the Science and Technology Policy Division, and the Environment and Trade Unit. Previously,File Size: KB. This report was prepared by the Poverty Practice in the Bureau for Development Policy, UNDP. Key messages On average—and taking into account population size—income inequality increased by 11 percent in developing countries between and


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Sustainable development with gender equality: definitions and concepts 26 D. Looking back, moving forward: learning from action on gender equality and sustainable development 27 E. Towards sustainable development and gender equality: implications for policy action 32 GREEN ECONOMY, GENDER EQUALITY AND CARE 38 A.

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These resources and articles demonstrate how women's knowledge and agency can be brought to bear on issues as wide as conservation, natural resource. development process. Poverty has a gender dimension since women and men experience and react differently to its impact.

Within the framework of social exclusion theory, the paper argued that there cannot be genuine sustainable development aimed at poverty alleviation, without mainstreaming women in all development structures and processes.

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gender and sustainable development: maximising the economic, social and environmental role of women. Edited by a leading and emerging scholar with an international reputation, Gender, Poverty, and Development is a definitive, four-volume collection of cutting-edge and foundational research which provides users with a ‘mini library’ on the gendered dimensions of the causes, contexts, and consequences of international poverty.

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the efforts of African governments to build gender both into national economic strategies, and to national budget processes. The development community should also devise ways to ensure that the Paris Declaration incorporates mechanisms for the promotion of gender equality in development co-operation."This timely book provides innovative and exciting ideas for both scholars and policy makers, challenging dominant market-led development models.

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