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global view of women after the U.N. decade

Rosalind Boyd

global view of women after the U.N. decade

by Rosalind Boyd

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Published by McGill University in Montreal .
Written in English


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StatementRosalind Boyd.
SeriesCDAS discussion paper -- no.56
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Open LibraryOL14867702M

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The first UN women’s conference, held in Mexico City indesignated –85 as the UN Decade for Women, and five months later the UN. One further evolution is long overdue. The 21st century must be the century of women’s equality”, he said.

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