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Gender quality in development co-operation

Gender quality in development co-operation

from policy to practice - the role of the European Commission.

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Published by Office for Official Publications of the European Communities in Luxembourg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gender equality -- Developing countries.

  • Edition Notes

    NH-54-03-154-EN-D.

    SeriesEuropean Commission -- DE 119
    ContributionsEuropean Commission.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29p. ;
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22065652M
    ISBN 109289460725

    Gender equality, norms and practices: Post-script to special issue on new actors, old donors and gender equality norms in international development cooperation Michael Barnett Progress in Development Studies 3,   No country in the world is on track to achieve gender equality by , according to the inaugural SDG Gender Index, which measures the state of gender equality .


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