Review: progress of the world's women 2008/2009 who answers to women? gender and accountability

SOURCE: Agenda: Empowering Women for Gender Equity
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2009
TITLE AUTHOR(S): S.Ntombela
KEYWORDS: GENDER EQUALITY, MILLENIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS, WOMEN
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 6208

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Abstract

This review seeks to highlight the important issues in UNIFEM's latest report Progress of the World's Women 2008/2009 Who answers to women? Gender and accountability. The report places a large part of responsibility for women's progress, and the lack thereof, on those who hold responsibility, the bearers of power.