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Gender and Development in the Arab World

Women"s Economic Participation

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Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islamic studies,
  • Labour economics,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women,
  • Employment,
  • Sociology,
  • Islamic countries,
  • Women in development,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • General,
  • Business & Economics / Economics / General,
  • Arab countries

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNabil F Khoury (Editor), Valentine M. Moghadam (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8996626M
    ISBN 101856493660
    ISBN 109781856493666

    Women as Mobilizers of Human Resources in Arab Countries. Book Chapter. Actions. Huda C. Zurayk. Fadia Saadeh. Part of Book. Gender and Development in the Arab World - Women's Economic Participation. Details. Context. Keywords Women as Mobilizers of Human Resources in Arab Countries. Book Chapter. Actions. Copy Citation.   The World Bank Group has been promoting gender equality in development since Yet today, in many parts of the world, women continue to lack voice and decision-making ability; and their economic opportunities remain very constrained.

      Women’s empowerment and gender equality in the Arab region No society in the world can claim to have eradicated all forms of discrimination against women and girls. All regions of the world face their specific challenges related to . Citizenship and Gender in the Arab World The Institute for Women’s Studies in the Arab World Lebanese American University S"/2 J1!#)3 Gender and Citizenship in the Arab World F/3.+/ C3/*/4#22+,# Predicament of Lebanese Women Married to Non-Lebanese: Field Analytical Study F/25/ A6-L/0/2+File Size: 1MB.

    The Arab world has a combined population of around million inhabitants (as of ) and a gross domestic product of $ trillion (). The eastern part of the Arab world is known as the Mashriq, and the western part as the Maghreb. In post-classical history, the Arab world was synonymous with the historic Arab empires and : 13,, km² (5,, sq mi). further development of approaches and strategies related to international and German development cooperation in terms of democratisation, good governance and legal reform. This working paper is the first of a series of scheduled contributions by the project on "Women's Rights in the Arab World". By focusing on formal law, the paper presentsFile Size: KB.


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