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Statistics on Women in Asia and the Pacific 1999

by Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

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Published by United Nations Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Sociology,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12894585M
    ISBN 109211199573
    ISBN 109789211199574

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    This paper was prepared to inform and guide the discussions on “Future of Work and Migration” at the 12th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour (AFML) held from 25 to 26 September in Bangkok, Thailand. The AFML is a tripartite meeting that brings together governments, employers’ organizations, and workers’ organizations, alongside civil society organizations, to discuss migration. Asia and the Pacific, and civil society organizations, mainly women’s and youth organizations, to give effect to Agenda The chapter discusses achievements and makes policy recommendations based on the challenges and opportunities facing the region. The Association of South East Asian Nations.

    Literacy rates for young women and girls are higher than ever before, while gender gaps in primary education have closed in almost all countries. In the last three decades, over half a billion women have joined the world's labor force (World Bank c). Progress toward gender equality in East Asia and the Pacific has been similarly noteworthy. Graph, map and compare more than 1, time series indicators from the World Development Indicators.


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