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U.N. World Conference of the U.N. Decade for Women

Margaret E. Galey

U.N. World Conference of the U.N. Decade for Women

Copenhagen, Denmark, July 14-30, 1980 : report of congressional staff advisers to the U.S. delegation

by Margaret E. Galey

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s rights -- Congresses.,
  • International Women"s Decade, 1976-1985 -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementsubmitted to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives.
    ContributionsGoodman, Margaret, 1947-, Mann, Janean L., United States. Delegation to the World Conference of the United Nations Decade for Women: Equality, Development, and Peace, 1980, Copenhagen, Denmark., United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs., World Conference of the United Nations Decade for Women: Equality, Development, and Peace (1980 : Copenhagen, Denmark)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1106 .G34
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 72 p. ;
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3920034M
    LC Control Number81601278

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    Explore women’s activism from generations past and present. Fourth World Conference on Women held 20 years ago this September in Beijing. It was the largest conference the U.N. had ever organized, attended by 17, delegates. The World Conference was supplemented by a parallel NGO Forum on Women in Huairou, a small town 35 miles northeast of Beijing that hosted over 30, attendees.

    Jan 04,  · A partially annotated bibliography of documentation related to the World Conference to Review and Appraise the United Nations Decade for Women, Nairobi, Kenya, July , The U.N. Decade for Women: documents and dialogue. U.S. Center for IWY Newsletter the Congress, and the people of the United States. Book [compiled by] Caroline Author: Jennifer Fauxsmith. ISA and its partners are currently developing specific projects to further advance the role of women in ocean science in the lead up to the U.N. Ocean Conference to be held in Lisbon, Portugal, in June, where world leaders will convene to strengthen their efforts to mobilize, create and drive solutions to realize the cie-du-scenographe.com: Japan Today.


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The World Conference on Women, or the Third World Conference on Women took place between 15 and 26 July in Nairobi, Kenya, as the end-decade assessment of progress and failure in implementing the goals established by the World Plan of Action from the inaugural conference on women as modified by the World Programme of Action of the second conference.

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