The Resource Gender equality around the world : articles from World of Work magazine 1999-2006

Gender equality around the world : articles from World of Work magazine 1999-2006

Label
Gender equality around the world : articles from World of Work magazine 1999-2006
Title
Gender equality around the world
Title remainder
articles from World of Work magazine 1999-2006
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This compelling and comprehensive collectionof articles highlights good practices ingender equality in the world of work. Thearticles, all of which have been featured inthe ILO's World of Work magazine from 1999to the present, are international in scope, covering such issues as women job-seekers inEstonia, an innovative life-cycle approach togender equality in Tanzania, and progressivepolicies on paternity leave in Norway
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Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
305.4309/0511
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1236
LC item number
.G46134 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Gender equality around the world : articles from World of Work magazine 1999-2006
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-152)
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Historical profile: nurses mark formation of labour organization -- Maternity protection: proposed revision of Convention No. 103 -- Low-quality jobs for women: opportunities or dead-ends? -- Stronger push by ILO on gender issues -- Palestinian women: looking for peace on the "Mountain of Fire" -- Baltic blues: for women workers in Estonia, new jobs are lacking -- New ILO report: Gender equality closer, but much still to be done -- ILO/STEP: working with the innovative microinsurance movement in Sahelian Africa -- ILO examines progress, looks ahead to Beijing+5 -- Work from waste: sweeping change among women workers? In Dar, it's more than just simple rubbish -- New maternity Convention adopted -- Five years after Beijing: progress towards gender equality, but "patchy and uneven" -- Women work to close the "occupationa safety gender gap" -- The Self-Employed Women's Association (SEWA): giving unprotected women workers in India a collective voice to organize and bargain -- Forced labour, human trafficking, slavery haunt us still -- Beyond the "glass ceiling": women in the world of work progress, but slowly
  • New ILO study: labour markets less volatile than generally assumed -- Women's Day 2002: women and conflict -- First ILO gender audit keeps equality on the agenda -- In India, beedi rollers seek new ways of earning a living -- Women in the informal economy: urgent need for maternity protection -- Battlefields, hot spots and danger zones: women break the glass ceiling to break the news -- Workplace discrimination: a picture of hope and concern -- Narrowing the gender unemployment gap in Jordan -- Women seafarers: fighting against the tide? -- International Women's Day 2004: updated ILO report shows "glass ceiling" tough to break -- New study on women at work: equality remains elusive -- United Republic of Tanzania: a life-cycle approach to gender equality and decent work -- Girl combatants: women warriors fight their way back into Liberian society --Modern daddy: Norway's progressive policy on paternity leave -- Women in sports: how level is the playing field? -- Women entrepreneurs in Africa -- Lighting a torch for empowerment: "we matter", say Filipino domestic workers -- An honest day's work? Considering the nebulous notion of today's work-life balance
Control code
ocn700697564
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (152 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789221193180
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35524844
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)700697564
  • pebcs9221193187

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